Russia-Ukraine live news: No ‘pause’ in Moscow’s attacks | Russia-Ukraine war News

  • Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says there was no let-up in Russian assaults on his nation with 34 air raids carried out prior to now 24 hours, together with the assault that has to this point killed 15 within the Donetsk city of Chasiv Yar.
  • The pinnacle of Ukraine’s president’s workplace, Andriy Yermak, calls the Chasiv Yar assault an act of “terrorism” saying Russia ought to be on the record of state terrorist sponsors.
  • Ukraine’s deputy prime minister urges civilians within the Russian-occupied southern area of Kherson to urgently evacuate as Ukraine’s armed forces are getting ready a counter-attack there.
  • The Nord Stream 1 pipeline carrying Russian fuel to Germany begins annual upkeep on Monday, with flows anticipated to cease for 10 days, however governments, markets and corporations are apprehensive Moscow would possibly prolong the shutdown.
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Listed here are the most recent updates:

Ukraine’s military holding again Russian forces in village close to Sloviansk: Governor

Ukraine’s military has trapped Russian forces within the space of the village of Bilohorivka, about 50km (30 miles) east of Sloviansk, from the place they’re shelling the encircling settlements and finishing up air assaults, the governor of Luhansk has stated.

Serhiy Haidai stated that Ukraine’s military was holding Russia’s forces from advancing additional and that Moscow’s discuss of the upcoming seize of Sloviansk and Bakhmut was at this level, “simply phrases”.

The Donetsk regional Governor Pavlo Kyrylenko stated {that a} Russian missile had struck Druzhkivka, a city behind the entrance line, and reported shelling of different inhabitants centres.

Russian rockets destroy college and youngsters’s well being centre in Kharkiv: Officers

Russian rockets broken a college and a well being centre for youngsters in Ukraine’s second-largest metropolis Kharkiv early on Sunday, native officers have stated.

The shelling left no casualties, however severely broken the varsity’s constructing.

“I feel that that is genocide of our nation and our tradition,” Vadym Kostenko, whose granddaughter went to the broken college, informed the Reuters information company.

In one other district, a rocket destroyed a personal home and broken a well being centre for youngsters. Officers additionally earlier stated a rocket hit a residential constructing within the centre of the town, injuring six individuals.

Chasiv Yar assault a ‘terrorist’ act: Zelenskyy adviser

Zelenskyy’s chief of employees has known as the assault in town of Chasiv Yar a terrorist act, and has once more known as for Russia to be formally thought-about a state sponsor of terrorism.

“The Russians hit a high-rise residence constructing with civilians once more. One other terrorist assault by a terrorist nation,” Andriy Yermak wrote on Twitter.

“The Russian Federation ought to be on the record of state sponsors of terrorism,” he added.

No ‘pause’ in Russian assaults: Zelenskyy

Zelenskyy has stated there was not let-up in Russian air assaults on his nation, after officers stated at the least 15 individuals have been killed, and two dozen extra have been feared trapped after Russian Uragan rockets hit a five-storey residence block in Ukraine’s Donetsk area.

Talking throughout his nightly video deal with, Zelenskyy stated the dying toll from the assault within the Donetsk city of Chasiv Yar was prone to rise.

“Two residential high-rise buildings have been destroyed. Dozens of persons are beneath the rubble. Six have been saved. There are 15 names within the record of the lifeless and, sadly, this isn’t the ultimate quantity,” he stated, refuting claims that Russian air raids had been “paused”.

“34 airstrikes by Russian aviation prior to now 24 hours, in a single previous day, is a solution to all those that invented this ‘pause’,” he stated, including: “The Ukrainian military is holding on, holding agency … However, after all, loads nonetheless must be completed in order that Russian losses develop into such that there’ll actually be a pause.”

Europe on edge as Russian fuel hyperlink set for deliberate shutdown

The most important single pipeline carrying Russian fuel to Germany begins annual upkeep on Monday, with flows anticipated to cease for 10 days, however governments, markets and corporations are apprehensive the shutdown may be prolonged as a result of struggle in Ukraine.

The Nord Stream 1 pipeline transports 55 billion cubic metres a 12 months of fuel from Russia to Germany beneath the Baltic Sea. It’ll endure upkeep from July 11 to 21. Europe fears Russia could prolong the scheduled upkeep to limit European fuel provide additional, throwing plans to fill storage for the northern winter into disarray and heightening a fuel disaster that has prompted emergency measures from governments and painfully excessive payments for customers.

Germany’s financial system minister has stated the nation ought to confront the chance that Russia will droop fuel flows via Nord Stream 1 past the scheduled upkeep interval.

“Based mostly on the sample we’ve seen, it could not be very stunning now if some small, technical element is discovered after which they might say ‘now we are able to’t flip it on any extra’,” Robert Habeck stated at an occasion on the finish of June.

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