The Russian invasion of Ukraine has been going on for 694 days. Air defense systems shot down two Ukrainian drones in the area of Moscow and St. Petersburg, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported, quoted by Reuters. Earlier, the mayor of Moscow, Sergei Sobyanin, also wrote on Telegram that air defense shot down a drone flying towards the Russian capital. Sobyanin added that the fragments fell to the ground without causing any damage or casualties. These are the most important events in the last hours of the war in Ukraine.
> The Swiss government announced that it had fallen victim to pro-Russian hackers after the president’s visit Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
> Dmytro Yevchin, a journalist of Krym.Realii, a project of Radio Svoboda, was injured in Russian shelling while reporting on the situation on the front in southeastern Ukraine, the broadcaster reported. Jewczyn was wounded in the leg in mortar fire – he received first aid and was taken to hospital. The man underwent surgery and is in the intensive care unit.
> Air defense systems shot down two Ukrainian drones in the region of Moscow and St. Petersburg, the Ministry of Defense announced. Russia quoted by Reuters. Earlier, the mayor of Moscow, Sergei Sobyanin, wrote on Telegram that air defense had shot down a drone flying towards the Russian capital. Sobyanin added that the fragments fell to the ground without causing any damage or casualties.
> Russia has so far brought almost 50,000 people to occupied Mariupol, a city in southern Ukraine. immigrants – Russians and representatives of Central Asian countries – informed the Center of National Opposition, which reports to the Special Operations Forces of the Ukrainian Army.
> The money of Russian oligarchs seized by Western banks should be transferred to the reconstruction of Ukraine – appealed the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in an interview with the BBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos. – If the world has $300 billion, why not use it? – he said.
> Ukraine has started producing artillery systems according to standards FOR THISand also doubled the production of ammunition, said Oleksandr Kamyshin, Minister of Strategic Industries.
> President Biden must show strength on the international stage, not weakness. We cannot continue with the current status quo, Republican Speaker of the House Mike Johnson said after meeting with the president USA regarding further assistance to Ukraine. He also emphasized that first the US must take care of its own borders.
> The Bundestag rejected the CDU/CSU request to transfer Taurus cruise missiles to Ukraine. Chancellor Olaf Scholz he didn’t change his mind about it. This is also controversial among some coalition partners, the dpa news agency reported.
Main photo source: Ukrainian Military Intelligence (HUR)