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War in Ukraine: This is the scenario

Ukraine has been defending itself against the Russian war of aggression since February 2022. The Ukrainian army repeatedly takes part

Ukraine has been defending itself in opposition to the Russian struggle of aggression since February 2022. The Ukrainian military has repeatedly focused army bases within the annexed Crimea. Photo

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The Ukrainian military has apparently as soon as once more focused the occupiers on the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea. Residents are reporting explosions in a number of locations. The information at a look.

According to Russian sources, a minimum of two folks have been killed on account of Ukrainian assaults on the Crimean peninsula within the Black Sea, which was annexed by Moscow. During the night time, the realm across the metropolis of Simferopol was attacked with rockets, Crimean governor Sergei Aksyonov mentioned on Telegram.

On social networks, residents reported listening to the sounds of explosions in areas close to the Crimean cities of Alushta and Yalta. The common Telegram channel “Shot” spoke of a “massive attack” that the Russian air defenses needed to fend off. There was initially no official response from Kiev.

Ukraine has been defending itself in opposition to a large-scale Russian struggle of aggression since February 2022. The Ukrainian military has repeatedly focused Russian army bases in Crimea, which was annexed in 2014. Kiev has additionally already launched profitable assaults in opposition to the Russian Black Sea Fleet stationed there.

After assault on Kharkiv: Selenskyj requires extra air defence

Meanwhile, Russia as soon as once more shelled the japanese Ukrainian metropolis of Kharkiv, killing a minimum of seven folks and injuring greater than 20 others. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyj subsequently once more referred to as for extra air protection techniques for his nation. “This is only happening because Ukraine continues to have limitations in its defense,” he mentioned in his night video tackle, referring to Kharkiv.

In addition, Zelenskyy introduced in his speech that the Ukrainian military had as soon as once more shot down a Russian Su-25 fighter jet.

Moscow warns in opposition to permission for assaults on Russian territory

Moscow warned the US in opposition to permitting Ukraine to launch assaults on Russian territory with American weapons. “This attitude is absolutely irresponsible, the position is absolutely dangerous with its consequences,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov instructed Russian state tv. He was commenting on a report within the US newspaper “New York Times” that US Secretary of State Antony Blinken helps such strikes on Russian territory and needs to influence President Joe Biden to carry the restrictions.

Putin indicators decree to confiscate US belongings

Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin signed a decree to confiscate American belongings in response to the seizure of Russian belongings within the USA. This is meant to compensate for the injury brought on by the unfriendly actions of the USA to the Russian Federation and the Central Bank of Russia, in keeping with Putin's decree printed in Moscow. According to this decree, a court docket can confiscate belongings of the USA and American residents in Russia, for instance within the type of shares, shares in companies and land rights.

What is essential as we speak

During a go to to Belarus, Kremlin chief Putin needs to satisfy his ally, the authoritarian ruler Alexander Lukashenko.