Currently, the Ministry of Defense has no information from either the General Staff of the Armed Forces or intelligence agencies about an impending offensive on Kyiv, while such information spins may be beneficial to the enemy.
Zelensky on advice to cede lands to Russia: Millions of Ukrainians mustn’t be exchanged for illusion of peace
President Volodymyr Zelensky believes that politicians advising that Ukraine give something to Russia in exchange for the illusion of peace fail to take into account ordinary people – millions of Ukrainians.
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has called on the international community to demand that Moscow cease the military blockade of Ukrainian food exports.
Karim Khan, a prosecutor with the International Criminal Court, expects cooperation from Russia in a probe into the war crimes committed in Ukraine.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky thinks Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte should speak out more clearly about his position regarding Ukraine’s prospects of EU membership.
The option of the European political community proposed by President of France Emmanuel Macron for countries that are not formal members of the European Union is not acceptable to Ukraine.
Ukrainian artillerists of the Joint Forces Group destroyed five enemy hardware units with the help of French CAESAR self-propelled wheeled howitzers.
Despite the war-related risks, foreign gas companies show interest in resuming the use of the Ukrainian underground gas storage facilities.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky discussed strengthening defense support for Ukraine and intensifying work on security guarantees with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky considers that the change in the regime of Vladimir Putin and his team is still impossible in Russia.
The Russian army shelled 49 localities in Donetsk and Luhansk regions, eastern Ukraine, over the past 24 hours. Four people were killed in Donetsk region.
Over the past day, one civilian was killed and two more were injured in the Russian shelling of Kharkiv city and region.
Over the past day, Russian troops fired on 14 localities of Donetsk region. Casualties have been reported.
Luhansk region is not cut off from Ukraine as there is access to Lysychansk and Sievierodonetsk towns.
An upgraded variant of the M109 self-propelled howitzer has already arrived in Ukraine.
The Russian military has demined part of the seaport in Mariupol and is sending 3,000 tonnes of steel products by ship to Rostov-on-Don.
Ukraine is receiving Harpoon anti-ship missiles and land-based launchers to defend itself against the Russian aggressor in the Black Sea.
The situation in the areas of hostilities remains difficult, but it is controlled by the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
Russian forces in the next few days are likely to try to cross the Siverskyi Donets River with the prospect of moving deep into the Donetsk region to the cities of Sloviansk and Kramatorsk.
Ukraine's defenders killed about 30,000 Russian troops from February 24 to May 28, including 250 in the past day.
Russian troops have already killed 242 children and injured at least 440 in Ukraine since the full-scale invasion started on February 24.
The Russian army suffered significant losses and was forced to retreat in the area of Sievierodonetsk, Toshkivka and Oskolonivka.
The Russian military command is running a covert mobilization campaign in the country.
Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine (Gas TSO of Ukraine) and NSJC Naftogaz of Ukraine has appealed to German regulators to review legislation as regards gas transmission through the Nord Stream 1 pipe and assess the route in terms of security of gas supplies to Europe.
A high level of wildfire threat is confirmed in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone due to the large number of Russian mines and other munitions triggered by animals.
Ukrainian society will not accept any strengthening of the powers of government institutions, but the state needs to build a strict security system.
The Border Committee of Belarus has restricted until the end of summer public access to the areas bordering Ukraine in three districts of Gomel region.
The Center for Countering Disinformation at the National Security and Defense Council has released a selection of misinformation, fake reports, and manipulations produced by Kremlin propaganda on May 27.
The U.S. Defense Department said it is “mindful and aware” of Ukraine’s request for multiple-launch rocket systems, but that “decisions … haven’t been made yet.”