TOP NEWS: Russian Forces shelled Sloviansk, several people were killed. Great Britain provided Ukraine with a new package of financial assistance. Russian Forces fired seven missiles at the Dnipropetrovsk region. Russian Forces shelled the Sumy region with missiles. Finland and Sweden signed accession protocols on joining NATO. Ukrainians have already collected almost 200 million hryvnias for the “Army of Drones” project. The General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces explained the ban on the departure of conscripts from their place of residence without permission.
PHOTO OF THE DAY: Ukrainian defenders use US-supplied HIMARS system in the Zaporizhzhia region
Ukrainian defenders are already actively using powerful multiple rocket launchers at the frontline.
Russian Forces shelled Sloviansk
Russian Forces shelled the central market in Sloviansk. At least two people were killed and seven were injured.
The General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces explained the ban on the departure of conscripts from their place of residence without permission
The General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces published a clarification on the ban on the departure of conscripts: “If within the limits of the region – it is not necessary. If within the limits of the city of Kyiv and the Kyiv region – it is also not necessary. If a person travels outside the region, he or she must come to the head of the territorial recruitment center, clarify his data and obtain such a permit.”
Great Britain provided Ukraine with a new package of financial assistance
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy thanked Great Britain and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for its constant support of Ukraine and the recent decision to provide £1 billion in security aid and today’s decision to provide £100 million.
Russian Forces launched a missile strike at the Dnipropetrovsk region
Ukrainian air defense shot down six Russian missiles over the city of Dnipro and the Synelnykove district of the Dnipropetrovsk region. As a result of the attack, a fire broke out in the city of Dnipro.
Russian Forces shelled the residential area of the city of Pokrov. As a result of the attack, several buildings were destroyed.
Russian Forces have also attacked the village of Velyka Kostromka. Power lines were damaged, but no one was injured.
Russian Forces fired two rockets at the Sumy region
In the city of Shostka, a fire broke out as a result of shelling by Russian Forces.
Ukraine rescued 44 children who were illegally taken to Russia
44 children who were illegally taken to Russia have been returned to Ukraine. Most of them are orphans or children without parental care.
Finland and Sweden signed protocols on joining NATO
After the signing of the protocol, the process of ratifying the membership of both countries in the North Atlantic Alliance has been launched.