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    Operational information on May 14, 2022 regarding the Russian invasion of Ukraine
    May14

    Operational information on May 14, 2022 regarding the Russian invasion of Ukraine

    The 80th day of heroic resistance by the Ukrainian people against a Russian military invasion continues. Russia continues to wage a large-scale armed attack against Ukraine. It wants to take full control of Donetsk’s, Luhansk’s and Kherson Ukrainian regions and to have the land corridor that links the temporarily occupied Ukrainian...

    French President offered to concede Ukraine’s sovereignty to save Putin’s face, – President of Ukraine
    May13

    French President offered to concede Ukraine’s sovereignty to save Putin’s face, – President of Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to save his reputation in the future. Source: The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy “He [Macron] wanted to find results in mediating between us. He did not find any. And not from our side. He did not find them from the Russian Federation. And to offer me some things related to the...

    European Commission approves plan to help Ukraine export grain through Russia’s port blockade
    May13

    European Commission approves plan to help Ukraine export grain through Russia’s port blockade

    The European Commission has provided an action plan to help Ukraine export agro-industrial products, the so-called Solidarity Lanes. Source: The EU Commissioner for Transport Adina Valean “Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and its blockade of Ukrainian ports, Ukrainian grain, and other agricultural goods can no longer reach their...

    Japan bans the export of high-tech goods to Russia
    May13

    Japan bans the export of high-tech goods to Russia

    Japan has decided to ban exports of hi-tech goods to Russia starting from May 20. Source: Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry On Friday, May 13, the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry of Japan announced the expansion of sanctions against Russia. Japanese authorities have changed the list of goods and technologies banned from...

    Operational information on May 13, 2022 regarding the Russian invasion of Ukraine
    May13

    Operational information on May 13, 2022 regarding the Russian invasion of Ukraine

    The heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people against a russian military invasion continues for 79 days. It maintains tensions in both the transnistrian area of the Republic of Moldova as well as in the territory of Republic of Belarus. The russian army continues to operate in the Eastern Operational Zone, attempting to take complete control of...

    Russia’s war against Ukraine marks the end of the post-Cold War era, – UK Prime Minister
    May12

    Russia’s war against Ukraine marks the end of the post-Cold War era, – UK Prime Minister

    The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom believes that Russia’s attack on Ukraine marked the end of the post-Cold War era. Source: The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson Johnson stressed that after the start of Russia’s war against Ukraine, the situation in Europe changed dramatically. “The Russian attack on...

    Russian occupiers committed more than 200 environmental crimes in Ukraine
    May12

    Russian occupiers committed more than 200 environmental crimes in Ukraine

    231 environmental crimes by Russia have been recorded in our country and in the Black Sea since the first days of the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine. Source: Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine Ruslan Strilets “Most cases of ecocide were detected in the Kyiv region – 34, 27 in the Donetsk region, and 22...

    US provided Ukraine with the first Mi-17 helicopter
    May11

    US provided Ukraine with the first Mi-17 helicopter

    Ukraine received the first of 11 Mi-17 helicopters to be delivered by the United States on May 10. Mi-17 transport helicopters were once destined for Afghanistan, but that was before the fall of the US-backed government. Mi-17s are mostly used to carry troops and military equipment. It is noted that helicopters can be used to move soldiers on the...

    Canada and Germany are working closely to isolate Russia economically
    May11

    Canada and Germany are working closely to isolate Russia economically

    Canada and Germany will work together to strengthen Russia’s economic isolation. Source: Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz “The leaders agreed to continue to maintain close coordination to continue supporting Ukraine and further economic isolation of Russia,” the Canadian Prime...

    Czech Republic replaced Russia on UN Human Rights Council
    May11

    Czech Republic replaced Russia on UN Human Rights Council

    The UN General Assembly elected the Czech Republic a member of the Human Rights Council instead of Russia, whose membership was suspended during the war against Ukraine. Source: The press service of the Human Rights Council The Czech Republic received 157 votes cast by UN member states with 23 countries opting to abstain. The Czech Republic was...