The Russian invasion of Ukraine is on its 289th day. For the first time during Russia’s armed invasion of Ukraine, the strategic operation of the Russian armed forces was partially disrupted by a drone attack, wrote a well-known Ukrainian military analyst Yuri Butusov. He referred to the Ukrainian attack on Russian military airfields near Ryazan and Engels, located several hundred kilometers from the border with Ukraine. Here is a summary of the most important events from Ukraine.
> At a Russian military base There were three powerful explosions in occupied Berdyansk – announced the head of the local administration, Wiktoria Halicina, who is loyal to Kiev. She added that these explosions were followed by another 15, of lesser magnitude. A fire broke out at the scene.
> During the occupation of Kherson, they were taken from this city to Russia all residents of orphanages; We still don’t know anything about the fate of these people, Halyna Lukhova, head of the Kherson city administration, was quoted by the independent Russian television Nastoyashcheye Vremya.
> Ukrainian police are investigating the circumstances of the death of a married couple who died as a result mine explosion in the Zhytomyr oblast. A 38-year-old father and a 32-year-old mother orphaned eight minor children.
> President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in his regular appearance in social media, he referred to the widespread use of various types of mines by the Russian occupier, which will pose a threat in the coming years.
> For the first time during the armed invasion of Russia on Ukraine The strategic operation of the Russian armed forces was partially disrupted by a drone attack, wrote a well-known Ukrainian military analyst Yuri Butusov. He referred to Ukrainian strike on Russian military airfields near Ryazan and Engelslocated several hundred kilometers from the border with Ukraine.
> A special tribunal that will judge the Russian authorities for aggression against Ukraine should be based in Yalta, in the Crimea liberated from Russian occupation, Mykhailo Podolak, an adviser to the Ukrainian president, wrote on social media.
> America is preparing to send another $275 million military aid package to Ukraine. According to Reuters, citing its sources, Pentagon will provide Ukraine with, among others, High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) rockets manufactured by Lockheed Martin, 155 mm ammunition, Humvee military vehicles and generators.
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