Events, official reports, political statements
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan intends to hold talks with Ukrainian and Russian counterparts Vladimir Zelensky and Vladimir Putin to discuss with them the export of Ukrainian grain across the Black Sea . The LPR said that Lisichansk would be taken under control “in the coming days.” Former NATO Secretary General Andres von Rasmussen has agreed to lead a consultative group on Ukraine together with Andriy Yermak, head of the office of the President of Ukraine. Read online of the previous day of the special operation here.
Photo: Donetsk News Agency
9:45 The level of gas reserves in European underground storage facilities in June approached 60%. However, the injection rate has dropped significantly compared to previous months, as evidenced by the data of Gas Infrastructure Europe.
9:20 According to DAN, VFU died under shelling in the DPR in a day two civilians and another 20 were injured. MLRS Grad, 155, 152 and 122 mm artillery and mortars were used during shelling.
9:06 Sanctions against Russia dealt a blow to tourism, as well as banking and services exports of Cyprus. This was stated by the President of the island republic Nikos Anastasiadis. At the same time, he noted that the country's authorities remain optimistic and hope that they will be able to cope with the problems that have arisen.
The head of the DPR, Denis Pushilin, said that the republic has enough coal, despite the hostilities. This situation was discussed with officials from Moscow. He also noted that Ukraine several times disrupted the exchange of prisoners of war with the DPR. According to him, it turned out only on the fourth attempt.
Arestovich, an adviser to the head of Zelensky's administration, said that Ukraine “has technical capabilities”; get to the Crimean bridge. According to him, this can happen when “the moment comes”.
Residents of the Glushkovsky district of the Kursk region were warned that not far from the village of Tyotkino, which borders the Sumy region of Ukraine, the Russian military is carrying out combat missions as part of a special operation . Later, Governor Starovoit reported that today it was restless in the vicinity of the village of Tetkino. Several houses were damaged, but no one was injured.