Ukrainian forces bombed the territory of Donetsk region 54 times during the past 24 hours, according to the Russian news agency RIA Novosti.
And the Ukrainian authorities issued a warning of an air strike in a number of regions in the central and southern parts of the country, including the regions: “Mykolaiv, Odessa, Kirovohrad, Cherkassy, Chernihiv, and Sumy.”
The authorities also issued a warning, in the Kiev-controlled parts of Kherson province, and declared an air raid alert in Kiev, according to the Russian news agency RIA Novosti.
Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council, former Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, said that his country’s mission is to restore the global order to the principles of equality, adding during the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum that it is clear that a large-scale hybrid war is being waged against Russia.-
Medvedev: American sponsors are massively pumping deadly weapons to Russia’s enemies
Medvedev indicated that the American and European sponsors are massively pumping deadly weapons to his country’s enemies, encouraging terrorism in Russia’s border regions, and committing sabotage and political assassinations, according to Al-Arabiya news channel.-
Medvedev warned that “Moscow’s” opponents are dragging the world into a third world war, and the Russian official made it clear that no one can emerge from the third world war as a winner.
Blinken: Ukraine’s sovereignty is vital to peace and security in Europe
Yesterday, Friday, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken discussed, in a telephone conversation with his Ukrainian counterpart, Dmitry Kuleba, preparations for the Ukrainian counter-attack by the Ukrainian armed forces and the contribution of Kiev’s partners to it.
Blinken said that Ukraine’s sovereignty is vital to peace and security in Europe, and the US Secretary of State renewed the US commitment to holding Russia accountable. Blinken repeated, US President Joe Biden pledged to support Ukraine as long as necessary.