Official reports, testimonies of journalists, statements of politicians
Zelensky's office announced the preparation of a document on security guarantees for Ukraine by August 29. Meanwhile, Deputy Chairman of the Security Council of Russia Dmitry Medvedev said that those responsible for the death of Daria Dugina would be found and punished. The father of Natalya Vovk, a suspect in the murder of Dugina, said that she served in the Armed Forces of Ukraine and left for Europe as a refugee, but then returned to Ukraine. Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that he considers it his goal to organize a meeting of his colleagues from Russia and Ukraine, Vladimir Putin and Vladimir Zelensky, in the near future. Read online of the previous day of the special operation here.
Photo: Donetsk News Agency
9:20UAF shelled the territory of the DPR 40 times per day. They fired 246 ammunition, as reported by the representative office of the republic in the JCCC.
9:10 The Council of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan condemned the statements of the Ukrainian ambassador to the republic about the Russians.
Denis Pushilin said that no statements by Zelensky would affect the holding of an international tribunal over Ukrainian prisoners of war in Mariupol. According to him, preparations for the first stage of the tribunal in the DPR are nearing completion.
The Wall Street Journal reports that the US White House is disappointed with the ineffectiveness of anti-Russian sanctions, which have not deprived Moscow of sources of income. They also pointed to the strengthening of its trade ties with China and India. In this regard, Washington is developing new measures of pressure on Russia.
Sergey Mironov said that the Duma Council will be held on Thursday. A special statement on Ukraine will be prepared. In addition, a tough statement by the Council of the State Duma to the UN on the situation around the Zaporozhye NPP is being prepared.