TOP NEWS: Ukrainian defenders destroyed Russian ammunition depots in the Luhansk region. Russia prepares to integrate Ukrainian occupied territories into the Russian Federation. Negotiations on Ukrainian grain exports are in the final phase. Ukraine suggests creating a special tribunal for investigating Russian war crimes. Russian Forces may postpone the so-called “referendum” in the south of Ukraine. Germany will stop buying Russian coal and oil.
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Russian Forces targeted the Mykolaiv region with multiple rocket strikes
As a result of shelling in the Mykolaiv region, five civilians were killed. The hospital and residential buildings were damaged.
Russian Forces hit Zaporizhzhia with missiles
One Russian missile hit the enterprise in Zaporizhzhia. As a result of the attack, seven people were injured.
The number of victims of the attack on Chasiv Yar reached 48 people
Rescuers pulled the bodies of several people from the rubble. Nine people were rescued. More than 465 tons of rubble was dismantled.
Ukrainian defenders destroyed Russian ammunition depots in Luhansk region
Russian military warehouses were detonated in Kadiivka and Luhansk.
Ukraine suggests creating a special tribunal for investigating Russian war crimes
At a conference in The Hague Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Dmytro Kuleba will suggest creating a special tribunal to investigate Russian war crimes against Ukraine.
Negotiations on Ukrainian grain exports are in the final phase
Negotiations on grain exports are in the final phase, it is necessary to resolve security issues related to Russia’s position, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said.
Russia prepares to integrate Ukrainian occupied territories into the Russian Federation
The strategic goal of the Russian Federation regarding the full occupation of Ukraine has not been achieved. Therefore Russia continues plans to annex Ukrainian temporarily occupied territories.
Russian Forces may postpone the so-called “referendum” in the south of Ukraine
Russian Forces planned to hold a pseudo-referendum in Ukrainain temporarily occupied territories on September 11. However, the so-called “referendum” may be postponed due to the opposition of the population in the south of Ukraine.
Germany will stop buying Russian coal and oil
Germany will end purchases of Russian coal on August 1 and stop buying Russian oil on December 31, as the country looks to end its energy reliance on Russia following Moscow’s decision to invade Ukraine.
Iran refused to sell drones to Russia
Tehran will not supply weapons, including drones, to Russia and will not take any action that could lead to an escalation in Ukraine.