TOP NEWS: Russian Forces struck the Kyiv and Chernihiv regions, Kropyvnytskyi, and Mykolaiv with missiles and shelled the Kharkiv and Donetsk region. The US Senate moves to declare Russia a state sponsor of terrorism. Latvia will provide additional military support to Ukraine. Ukraine will receive ten armored vehicles and ammunition from Lithuania. The Baykar company will provide “Polish Bayraktar” for free.
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Russia struck a military unit in the Kyiv region
Russian Forces struck with six “Kalibr” cruise missiles from the Black Sea. One missile was intercepted. As a result of the attack, one building was destroyed and two were damaged.
Russian Forces launched nine missiles at the Chernihiv region
The missiles fell into a forested area. Belarusian sources shared information about the launch of more than 20 missiles by Russian Forces from the territory of Belarus on July 28.
Russian Forces shelled the Kharkiv region, at least one was killed
A thermal power station and a residential area were hit. A policeman guarding the station died as a result of the attack. Two civilians were injured.
Russian Forces shelled Toretsk, hitting a five-story residential building
Rescuers saved three civilians.
The bodies of two civilians were found under the rubble.
Five people were killed due to a missile attack on Kropyvnytskyi by Russian Forces
Another 25 were injured.
Russian Forces shelled Mykolaiv
As a result of three rockets hitting, a school was almost destroyed. One person is injured. The yacht club, the warehouse of an agro-industrial business, and farm buildings were also damaged.
The mayor of Mykolaiv published photos of the consequences of the school shelling.
The US Senate passed a resolution calling to declare Russia a state sponsor of terrorism
The US Senate is calling on the State Department to recognize Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism because of its actions in Ukraine, Georgia, Syria, and Chechnya.
Latvia will provide additional military support to Ukraine
This proposal of the Ministry of Defense was supported by the country’s government. The nature of support is not specified.
Ukraine will receive ten armored vehicles and ammunition from Lithuania
The country will also hand over protective and anti-drone equipment.
The Baykar company will give “Polish Bayraktar” to Ukraine for free
The money collected for the drone will be used for humanitarian purposes. To date, the Polish people have gathered 50 million zlotys, fundraising will continue until the end of the week.