TOP NEWS: The leaders of the 27 EU countries supported EU candidate status for Ukraine. Russian Forces use all their reserves to seize Severodonetsk and surround Lysychansk. The US HIMARS systems have already arrived in Ukraine. Russian Forces continue to attack the Dnipropetrovsk region and the city of Mykolaiv. Ukrainians have raised about 300 million hryvnias for three Bayraktar TB2.
PHOTO OF THE DAY: In Brussels, the summit of the European Council has started. EU leaders supported the status of a candidate for EU membership for Ukraine
The European Council approved candidate status for Ukraine
The leaders of the 27 EU countries supported EU candidate status for Ukraine.
European Council President Charles Michel supported this decision.
Russian Forces use all their reserves to seize Severodonetsk
The situation in Severodonetsk remains difficult. This was emphasized by the head of the Luhansk Regional Military Administration Serhiy Haidai.
In addition, Russian Forces are trying to surround Ukrainian defenders in Lysychansk.
Russian Forces captured the settlements of Loskutivka and Rai-Oleksandrivka near Lysychansk. Russian Forces keep trying to gain control over the village of Hirske.
HIMARS systems have already arrived in Ukraine
“Summer will be hot for the occupiers,” said Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov.
Russian Forces have again shelled the Dnipropetrovsk region
Russian Forces fired 6 missiles at the Kryvyi Rih district in the Dnipropetrovsk region, attacking residential buildings. At least two people were injured in the attack.
Russian Forces continue to attack Mykolaiv
Russian Forces attacked production and social infrastructure in Mykolaiv with three missiles. At least one person was injured.
Yesterday Russian Forces also struck Mykolaiv seven missiles.