TOP NEWS: Russian Forces fired 30 rockets at Nikopol. Overnight, Russian Forces shelled Bilohorivka. In the Kherson region, the Armed Forces of Ukraine hit Russian Forces near Antonivsky bridge. In the south of Ukraine, the military destroyed an ammunition depot of Russian Forces. Ukraine is demining Snake Island. The US added Russia to the list of sponsors of human trafficking. The heads of foreign affairs of Austria and the Czech Republic arrived in Kyiv.
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Russian Forces struck Kharkiv, there are casualties
As a result of shelling by Russian Forces, three people died: a 13-year-old boy, a man, and a woman.
Russian Forces fired 30 rockets at Nikopol
Russian Forces shelled the residential quarter of the city with “Grad” MLRS. Two people were killed, and nine were injured. Six victims are in hospital, including four children. The youngest injured is three years old.
Overnight, Russian Forces shelled Bilohorivka
Russian Forces shelled Bilohorivka several times with “Grad” MLRS, but the Ukrainian Armed Forces stopped their offensive. In this and other directions, Russian Forces have significant losses.
In the Kherson region, the Armed Forces of Ukraine hit Russian Forces near Antonivsky bridge
The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed the command post of Russian Forces, who were holding positions behind the Antonivsky bridge. They also shot down a Russian SU-35 aircraft near Nova Kakhovka.
In the south of Ukraine, the military destroyed an ammunition depot of Russian Forces
Artillery units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces destroyed a howitzer “Msta-B” and a field artillery depot in the Kherson region.
Ukraine is demining Snake Island
Ukrainian scouts are researching underground fortifications and demining the liberated Snake Island.
Foreign ministers of Austria and the Czech Republic arrived in Kyiv
The heads of the foreign ministries of Austria and the Czech Republic reported on meetings with Ukrainian officials and stated the support of Ukraine by their countries.
Special forces returned Ukrainian soldiers from the occupation by Russian Forces
Defenders of Ukraine have already conducted more than ten successful operations for the evacuation of the civilian population, military personnel and their families, and representatives of executive bodies.
The US will deliver four more HIMARS to Ukraine
The US promises to adapt assistance so that Ukraine has technology and weapons for its defense.
The US added Russia to the list of sponsors of human trafficking
Russia has also appeared on the list of countries that use or recruit child soldiers.
The new head of the MFA of Belgium visited occupied Crimea and has not recognized it as Ukrainian
The newly appointed head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium, Aja Labib, visited occupied Sevastopol in July 2021. She has not told how exactly she got there and has not called it the territory of Ukraine.
Lithuania will transfer additional armored personnel carriers and ammunition to Ukraine
Lithuania will provide Ukraine with additional military support – M113 and M577 armored personnel carriers and ammunition.