Another mass grave found in Kharkiv: at least 17 corpses
At least 17 corpses of civilians and soldiers were found in one mass grave discovered in the district of Boriv in the region of Kharkiv. This was stated in a message on the Telegram channel by the Ukrainian national police, quoted by UNIAN. “According to preliminary data, at least 17 people were buried in the tomb: civilians and soldiers of the armed forces. Residents said the occupants collected the bodies of the dead throughout the area. On April 13 they took them on two trucks, they dug a deep hole up to 3 meters with an excavator and they unloaded all the bodies there. Then the burial site was leveled with wagons armed“, The report states.
Melons to Stoltenberg: “Full support for Ukraine”
Telephone conversation between the Prime Minister, Giorgia Melonsand the Secretary General of NATO, Jens Stoltenberg. “Meloni reiterated that the Atlantic Alliance is essential to defend the security and common values that characterize Western identity”, reports a note from Palazzo Chigi. The premier “reaffirmed her full support for Ukraine against Russian aggression and the importance, with a view to a global approach, of strengthening NATO’s commitment to countering threats of various kinds coming from all strategic directions, including the challenges of the South ”.
Stoltenberg-Meloni phone call, the NATO secretary: “Italy is fundamental”
“Excellent phone call with the premier Giorgia Melons. Italy is a committed ally, providing a solid contribution to our deterrence and defense, and it is basic for the support of the allies to Ukraine. NATO will not allow itself to be intimidated or dissuaded from supporting Ukraine’s self-defense, as long as it is necessary ”. The NATO secretary general writes in a tweet Jens Stoltenberg.
Kremlin announces “very important” speech by Putin
Vladimir Putin will deliver a broad speech during a “very important” meeting to be held at the Moscow think tank Valdai Club. This was announced by the Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskovspeaking to the agency Tax. The event, Peskov anticipates, will be “very important” and the “voluminous” speech of the Russian president “will be analyzed, studiedread and re-read for many days to come, ”Peskov said.
Putin: “Kiev rejected negotiations on US orders in March”
Ukraine in March refused i negotiations with Russia on the orders of States United. The Russian president said so Vladimir Putin in an interview with the president of the Guinea-Bissauaccording to the spokesman of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskovquoted by Tax. Moscow would be ready to engage in negotiations on the basis of its interests but Ukraine is reluctant to do the same: “Now Russia does not change its position” and is ready to defend its interests al table of the negotiationsPeskov added.
“Putin informed his colleague on how the negotiations were conducted in Marchon how the negotiating teams worked: Russian and Ukrainian, ”Peskov explained, as reported by the Tax. “He said the text was actually readya very difficult balance was struck, and then suddenly the Ukrainian side left the table, declared its reluctance to continue negotiations, and subsequently this reluctance was effectively turned into one law prohibiting the Ukrainian side and the President of Ukraine from to negotiate with Russia and with President Putin ”, added the Kremlin spokesman. “At the same time, the president (Putin) underlined, of course, that this reluctance to negotiate and the rejection of agreements already agreed have clearly occurred for Washington’s decision. This is quite obvious ”, concluded the spokesperson.
Kiev: “Moscow could blow up Zaporizhzhia”
The General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces does not exclude that the Russians may resort to explosions of the central nuclear from Zaporozhzhia “To disable it permanently and cause disaster by blaming Ukraine”. He brings it back Ukrainska Pravda. According to the Brigadier Alexei Gromovconsidering the Russian accusations about the risk of a ‘dirty bomb’, it is possible that “the occupiers can organize explosions at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant and provoke another crime against humanity ”.
Russian bombs on Donetsk: three civilians killed
Three civilians died and two others were wounded in the course of yesterday’s Russian attacks in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine: the head of the regional military administration, Pavlo Kyrylenko, reported on Telegram, as reported by Ukrinform.
“Three civilians from the Donetsk region were killed by the Russians in Bakhmut. Two other people were injured yesterday, ”Kyrylenko wrote, adding that at the moment it is not possible to establish the number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha.
Kiev: “18 Russian attacks in the last 24 hours”
Russian forces launched 18 air strikes against Ukraine in the last 24 hours: the General Staff of the Kiev Armed Forces announced this morning, as reported by the Kyiv Independent.
The Moscow army also launched four attacks with cruise missiles and 56 with multiple launch missile systems (Mlrs) in the same period.
At the same time, the Ukrainian army repulsed the Russian offensive near Bilohorivka in the Lugansk region and near Bakhmut, Ivanhrad, Soledar, Maiorsk, Krasnohorivka and Marinka in Donetsk.
“US accelerates nuclear arsenal upgrade in Europe”
The States United accelerate plans to upgrade the deployment of new bombs nuclear in the bases Born in Europe. He brings it back Politic citing some sources, according to which the arrival in the Old Continent of the updated gravity bombs B61-12originally scheduled for next spring, is now scheduled in December. The indiscretion on the replacement of older weapons with new versions comes at a time of high tension following Russia’s threats about the possible use of nuclear power in Ukraine.
Filorussi: “Crimean power plant hit”
The powerhouse of the Crimea was hit in the night by a attack with drones: the pro-Russian authorities. “Today in the night there was a UAV attack (unmanned aircraft, ed) to the thermal power plant of Balaklava“, Declared on Telegram the governor of Sevastopol installed by Moscow, Mikhail Razvozhayev. “The transformer is minimally damaged. There were no casualties, ”she added.