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War in opposition to Ukraine: This is the scenario

Attacks on energy facilities in the Kharkiv region led to power outages.  Photo: Yakiv Liashenko/AP/dpa

Attacks on power amenities within the Kharkiv area led to energy outages. photograph

© Yakiv Liashenko/AP/dpa

Even within the face of a hail of Russian bombs, the Ukrainian president is set. Russia mustn’t win. The occasions at a look.

Despite the elevated Russian assaults with bombs and rockets on cities in Ukraine, President Volodymyr Zelenskyj is combative. His Russian opponent, Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin, has no proper to win as an “enemy of human life,” mentioned Zelensky in his night video speech. “He must lose the ability to destroy the lives of others.” This is the one approach safety could be assured – for Ukrainians, Europeans and the entire world.

In view of the elevated assaults with drones, missiles and glide bombs, Zelensky as soon as once more emphasised the necessity to strengthen the air protection defend. Since final Monday, the Russian army has deployed virtually 190 missiles of assorted sorts and virtually 140 kamikaze drones. Zelensky continued that just about 700 guided air bombs had been dropped on targets in Ukraine. “In more than two years of this war, there has not been a single week in which Russia has renounced terror.” However, Ukraine is making an attempt “to ensure that the Russian occupying forces feel our completely just response to this terror – every week, every day.”

Ballistic missiles on Kyiv

The Russian military attacked the Ukrainian capital Kiev with ballistic missiles. According to Mayor Vitali Klitschko, 4 folks had been injured within the central district of Pechersk, two of whom had been hospitalized. An unoccupied three-story constructing was broken. Rocket particles additionally fell in two different components of town.

According to the Ukrainian Air Force, two ballistic missiles had been fired from the Russian-controlled Crimean peninsula on the metropolis of over one million inhabitants. Both had been shot down. A superb half a dozen explosions from anti-aircraft missiles had beforehand been heard within the heart. The air alarm might solely have been triggered a number of seconds beforehand.

Russian drone strikes hit energy provide

Russian fight drones broken energy provide programs within the Odessa and Mykolaiv areas in southern Ukraine on Monday night time. As a consequence, there was an influence outage in some components of the port metropolis of Odessa and its surrounding areas, because the Ukrainian army within the area introduced. According to town administration, native public transport with trams and trolleybuses in Odessa needed to be stopped. Nobody was injured.

The power provider Ukrenerho mentioned {that a} substation was additionally broken and caught hearth within the Mykolaiv area. According to the army, particles from a drone additionally fell onto a two-story residential constructing there. It caught hearth. Eleven folks had been injured, two of them critically.

Fire on the Russian facet

In Russia, there was a hearth on Monday night time on the Novocherkassk energy and thermal energy plant, the most important plant of its form within the Rostov area. Unofficial data right here signifies a Ukrainian drone assault. The regional administration formally introduced that the reason for the hearth was being investigated. The hearth had been extinguished. Two items of the facility plant and two transmission strains had been switched off.

Attack on pure gasoline storage facility in Lviv

A serious hearth within the Lviv area in western Ukraine, triggered by the impression of two Kinzhal hypersonic missiles, might solely be extinguished late on Sunday afternoon. “An enemy attack has damaged the infrastructure of an underground storage facility, but there are no critical consequences,” the pinnacle of the Naftogaz group, Oleksiy Chernihov, mentioned later after a go to to the pure gasoline storage facility. “The attack has no impact on the supply of natural gas to Ukrainian consumers.” Previously, the Ukrainian media had solely reported a Russian assault on a “critical infrastructure object”.

New Ukrainian assaults on Belgorod

The southern Russian metropolis of Belgorod on the border with Ukraine was once more the goal of a Ukrainian rocket assault on Sunday, in response to the regional administration. According to Governor Vyacheslav Gladkov, many of the rockets had been intercepted in time. Nevertheless, at the very least seven residential buildings had been hit and broken. At least 4 folks had been injured. The Ukrainian army is bombarding Belgorod extra typically to be able to unsettle the Russian inhabitants.

Fighting on the bottom continues

Russian and Ukrainian floor troops continued to interact in bitter combating on varied sectors of the entrance on Sunday. According to the Ukrainian account, a big Russian troop focus close to Kherson within the south of the nation was destroyed. In addition, quite a few army tools was destroyed. The data couldn’t be independently verified.

A complete of 52 combating operations of various depth had been reported by the assorted sectors of the entrance on Sunday, the General Staff in Kiev mentioned in its night report