On the morning of June 30, the Russians shelled Kryvyi Rih district of Dnipropetrovsk region, destroying a grain warehouse in Zelenodolsk and causing destruction in the center of Velyka Kostromka village.
On June 29, the assault aircraft of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine launched up to twenty group airstrikes on the positions of the Russian occupation forces in various directions.
Russian troops conduct an offensive near Verkhniokamyanka and assault operations in the area of the Lysychansk oil refinery, battles are ongoing.
An extensive investigation by Amnesty International has concluded that Russian military forces committed a war crime when they deliberately struck the Mariupol drama theatre in March, killing at least dozen people and likely many more.
Minister of Defense of Ukraine Oleksii Reznikov notes that while the NATO summit is being held in Madrid, shelling of peaceful Ukrainian cities continues so Ukraine needs more weapons to stop Russian aggression.
Ukrainian defenders struck another enemy Pantsir-S1 air defense missile system.
Britain will almost double its military support to Ukraine with an extra £1 billion (over $1.2 billion), to help the country move to offensive operations.
Russians tried to knock the units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine out of the newly liberated localities in Kherson region by paired Mi-8 helicopter raids, but the attack was repulsed.
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that Ukraine will do everything to return from Russian captivity all the defenders who are currently held there.
Most of Ukraine's 144 defenders, whom Russian invaders freed during a large-scale prisoner swap, are seriously injured.
Russian forces have launched an air strike on warehouses with humanitarian aid in the Luhansk region.
Poland's Krab self-propelled howitzers are already operating on the front line.
Russian troops have launched a missile strike on the outskirts of Dnipro, causing a fire.
At Wednesday noon on June 29, Russian invaders launched two more cruise missiles at Odesa region.
As a result of the largest-scale POW exchange since the full-blown Russian invasion, 144 Ukrainian defenders were released from captivity.
The Russian military have fired over 10 missiles at the city of Mykolaiv and its outskirts, attacking port, production and logistic infrastructure. Russian projectiles also hit a residential house and recreation center, causing casualties among civilians.
Russian invaders have again struck Kharkiv Region, leaving one civilian killed and five injured, including a child.
The Ukrainian anti-aircraft defense units have shot down an enemy Kh-22 missile over Odesa Region, which was launched from Russia’s Tu-22 bomber.
President Zelensky: Ukraine needs to break Russian artillery advantage to prevent war from dragging on
Ukraine needs modern missile and air defense systems, and providing such systems will break Russia’s tactics to destroy cities and cause terror against civilians.
The Sievierodonetsk thermal power station has been almost completely destroyed due to the fighting in Luhansk region.
NATO will continue to provide unprecedented support for Ukraine to ensure its right to self-defence to create the conditions for its victory in the war for its freedom.
None of those involved in the terror against Ukrainian cities will be able to avoid responsibility, all information about each of them will be known to the world.
The UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (HRMMU) has no specific information on the fate of Azovstal defenders. The Russian side did not let Mission’s monitors visit any place of internment of Ukrainian prisoners of war.
Yet another terrorist act is committed in Mykolayiv, southern Ukraine, as Russian invaders fired at least 10 missiles at the city in half an hour.
Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov and U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin in a phone call on Wednesday discussed another package of military assistance to Ukraine from NATO member states.
The death toll in a Russian missile strike on an apartment building in Mykolaiv has increased to four.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he is convinced that Russia's war against Ukraine will end only with Ukraine's victory.
At least 4,731 civilians have been killed since the beginning of Russia's all-out invasion of Ukraine, and the actual figures are considerably higher as it is difficult to establish them due to the fighting.
Two rescuers were injured early on Wednesday while dismantling the rubble of a shopping mall in Kremenchuk destroyed by a Russian missile attack.