At least Two people He died Russian invasion About a school, formerly used as a shelter in the Luhansk region Ukraine, With dozens missing. This was published this Sunday, May 8, 2022 by EFE News Agency.
Meanwhile, Ukrainian troops repulsed a Russian attack on the Mariupol steel mill.
This information was provided by Serhiy Gaidai, the regional governor of Luhansk Telegram The attack on the Belogorovka school served as a shelter: “Probably 60 people in the cemetery died”.
Ninety people were taking refuge in the school, which collapsed in the attack, while 30 were rescued.
The school covers an area of 300 square meters next to the House of Culture and is being used as a shelter for citizens.
Belogorovka is located in the separatist region of Luhansk, where there has been widespread fighting between Ukrainian and Russian troops.
Ukrainian troops are resisting in Mariupol
The Ukrainian troops Of ajustal steelwork in the ruined port city MariupolResistance continued despite the Russian invasion, yesterday, after Saturday, the evacuation of women, children and the elderly who were refugees in the industrial complex, reports Ukrinform portal.
Russian troops have stepped up their attacks on the steel plant in recent hours, but, according to Ukrainian sources, nine of the attacks were repulsed overnight.
Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Irina Vereshchuk made the announcement on Saturday Removal Civilian refugees in Azovstal, when a last group of 50 people were evacuated from there.
Since then, it has been feared that Russian troops will launch their final offensive, which, according to Kiev, aims to organize a parade through Mariupol to mark Victory Day over Nazi Germany, which will be celebrated tomorrow, the 9th.
The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, yesterday assured an estimated 300 civilians who had been evacuated in the last days of Azvastal, while work was continuing, to evacuate the civilians in Mariupol as well as the troops. Injured.
More fights in Donbass
Ukrainian authorities have in recent hours reported new and heavy fighting with Russian artillery across Donbass, where the country’s former separatist regions are located, where Moscow has concentrated its operations.
Ukrainian troops continue to defend the town of Poposna in Lugansk, according to their own sources, although the Russian side claimed it had lost control.
In the south, efforts by Ukraine’s military command are focused on regaining control of the Russian-held city of Kherson.
The Russian Armed Forces Four have been destroyed in the last 24 hours PlaneFour HelicopterThree drones and a Ukrainian landing craft have landed near the island of Zmiinyi (Snake) in the Black Sea, Russia’s Defense Ministry said today.
The Ministry of Defense Russians have indicated that Ukrainian forces made a failed landing attempt on the small island on Saturday afternoon and early Sunday.
Several Russian media outlets have suggested that the Ukrainian invasion was an attempt to tarnish Nazi Germany’s Victory Day celebrations, perhaps Russia’s most important official celebration.
The island, 143 kilometers from the port city, was occupied by the Russian navy on February 24, the same day Russia launched its so-called “special military operation” in Ukraine.
Ukrainian General Staff warned this Sunday that armed groups and Russian troops in neighboring Moldova’s separatist region of Transnistria were “preparing for the impending war.”
According to a statement from the General Staff published by the Union Information Portal, the concentrated forces in the region are “fully prepared” for war.
The situation in Transnistria began to escalate in late April, following a series of shootings and explosions at government buildings and infrastructure, which, according to authorities, came from Ukrainian territory.
Kiev assured that it was Russia’s “false flag” operation to blame Ukraine for the attack, in addition to preparing to launch an attack, which Russia described as an attempt to drag the region into Ukraine’s armed conflict.
The Prime Minister of Croatia has met in Kiev
The first Croatian MinisterIn a show of solidarity with Ukraine and rejecting Russian aggression, Andrej Plenkovic met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kiev on Sunday for a surprise visit.
Nakon susreta s državnim vrhom, positetili smo Irpinj i Buču u blizini Kijeva, gdje su brojni civilni objekti razoreni tijekom ruske agresije. Imalimo zbog svih nevinih žrtava i brojnih Ukrajinaca koji su morali napustiti svoje domove. # Stand with Ukraine3 pic.twitter.com/snFyOeL3zt
– Andrej Plenkovic (ndAndrejPlenkovic) May 8, 2022
The Croatian government office in Zagreb said the visit took place ahead of Europe Day and was an expression of solidarity and support for the authorities and the friendly Ukrainian people, who have been victims of the brutal Russian aggression.
Plenkovic will speak in Kiev about how Croatia, “who knows the purpose of military aggression”, can best provide political, diplomatic, financial and humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.
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