TOP NEWS: Russian Forces continue to attack Ukrainian cities. In the Dnipropetrovsk region, the warehouse of an agricultural enterprise containing 40 tons of grain was destroyed. In Lysychansk, Russian Forces started an offensive near the oil refinery. In Mykolaiv, the number of people killed as a result of missile attacks on residential buildings has increased to six people. Russian Forces used banned cluster munitions during the shelling of Slovyansk. Ukrainian defenders liberated several settlements in Donetsk and Kherson regions.
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Russian Forces attacked Zelenodolsk community in the Dnipropetrovsk region
Russian Forces shelled the Zelenodolsk community in the Dnipropetrovsk region. The warehouse of the agricultural enterprise, which contained 40 tons of grain, was destroyed.
Russian Forces started an offensive near the Lysychansk oil refinery
Russian Forces continue to attack Lysychansk as well as to gain control over the Lysychansk-Bakhmut highway.
Ukrainian rescuers have dismantled 80% of the rubble of the shopping center in Kremenchuk
Rescuers continue to find civilians’ bodies after a missile strike by Russian Forces at Kremenchuk.
The number of people killed as a result of the shelling of Mykolaiv has increased to six people
The number of people killed as a result of a missile strike at a high-rise building in Mykolaiv has increased to six.
Six people were injured as a result of shelling in Slovyansk
Russian Forces used banned cluster munitions in the shelling of Slovyansk. As a result of the attack, six people were injured.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine forced the Russian Forces to retreat from Zmiinyi Island in the Black Sea
Ukraine launches airstrikes against Russian Forces on Zmiinyi Island.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine liberated a village in the Kherson region
Ukrainian defenders conducted a successful offensive and repelled several counterattacks by Russian Forces in the Kherson region.
Ukrainian defenders liberated the village of Pavlivka in the Donetsk region
The Ukrainian defenders have gained control over the village of Pavlivka in the Kurakhiv districts in the Donetsk region.
Ukraine cuts diplomatic ties with Syria
Ukraine considers Syria’s recognition of the “independence” of the Russian proxies of so called “DPR” and “LPR” to be a threat to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.
The US will provide Ukraine with a new $800 million aid package
US President Joe Biden announced a new aid package to Ukraine, including air defense and offensive weapons. The aid will include new Western anti-aircraft systems, more artillery and ammunition, radar systems for artillery, as well as the additional ammunition for HIMARS.