Official reports, testimonies of journalists, statements of politicians
On Saturday evening, political scientist Daria Dugina, daughter of Russkiy Mir ideologist Alexander Dugin, was killed in a car explosion in the Moscow region. Experts do not rule out that the attack was being prepared against Dugin himself, since he was the owner of the car.
On the eve of the Russian Ministry of Defense accused Ukraine of poisoning the Russian military in the Zaporozhye region with botulinum toxin type “B”.
The air defense system in the Crimea worked several times. And in Sevastopol, a downed drone fell on the roof of the headquarters of the Black Sea Fleet.
There was an explosion near the zoo of Mariupol, which the pro-Russian head of the city was supposed to visit.
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Photo: Video frame of the Russian Defense Ministry.
11:24 Russian Armed Forces used Kinzhal hypersonic missile three times during a special operation in Ukraine. This was announced by Russian Defense Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu. According to him, she showed brilliant performance.
10:19 WarGonzo: “two more terrorist attacks” were planned in Moscow; except for Dugina.
9:49 Ukrainian troops fired six shells with a caliber of 152 mm at the settlement of Novobakhmutovka, the DPR representative office in the JCCC reported.
9:48 The head of the Kirovograd department of the SBU committed suicide.
9:01 A former Ukrainian officer was detained in Melitopol on suspicion of sabotage, reportedly in the Telegram channel of the city administration. He observed the flights of the Russian military at the airfield. Weapons, components for making explosives, manuals for the use of the military arsenal were found in his house.