Fierce street fighting in Sievierodonetsk, Washington finds it “credible” that Moscow is stealing Ukrainian wheat

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Cover photo: A firefighter tries to put out a fire following the Russian bombing of a warehouse in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine. Alexander Ermoshenko/Reuters

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  • Ukrainian forces “clinging” in SievierodonetskBut the Russians are there ‘More and more powerful’so that the situation ” Difficult ” On the Eastern Front, Volodymyr Zelensky told reporters in Kyiv. “The main enemy’s efforts are concentrated” Trying to take full control of this industrial center and “to obscure” In the evening, the Ukrainian military said that Ukrainian forces were in the neighboring Lysekhansk region. “Our soldiers control Severodonetsk, and the fighting continues in its eastern part”She added in her press release.
  • Regional Governor Serhi Heidi It was indicated earlier that the situation had “tight” For the Ukrainians, despite the counterattack that made it possible to recover half of this city. The city’s mayor, Oleksandr Streuk, told UNIAN “The situation changes every hour.” and that from“Intense Street Fighting” were in progress, plus a “Artillery Duel”. According to Mr. Giditch, the shelling intensified on Severodonetsk and Lesichansk, an area in “Heights” and strategy for “hold the line of defense”.
  • Washington considers it “credible” that Moscow is “stealing” Ukrainian wheat to “sell it”. US Chief of Diplomacy Anthony Blinken was sentenced on Monday, June 6 “reasonable” Information that Russia ” He flies “ Ukraine’s grain exports halted due to the conflict, “to sell it for his own profit”. “It’s all intentional.”He said during a virtual conference on food insecurity, accusing Russian President Vladimir Putin of making it “blackmail” To lift international sanctions for the invasion of Ukraine.
  • Ukrainian President in Donbass. Volodymyr Zelensky visited Ukrainian forces on the front line in the east of the country, where the war is raging, on Sunday, June 5, he announced in a video posted on social media. “We were in Lyssytchansk, we were in Soledar”said the leader who visited the command posts in these localities near Severodonetsk. also went to Zaporizhiawhere he met the residents of Mariupol who managed to escape.
  • Zaporizhia Oblast 60% is controlled by the Russian army. According to its military governor, Oleksandr Starukh, the southeastern region of Ukraine is mainly subordinate to Moscow’s forces.
  • Moscow attacks Kyiv by surprise. The Ukrainian capital, which was resuming a semblance of normalcy, was hit at dawn on Sunday by several Russian bombardments, the first since the end of April. I heard about six explosions at 5:57 am.”Awakened by the bombing, Natalia, 72, told AFP. Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko announced on Telegram that an infected person was taken to hospital.
  • Also in the south, Kyiv reported an agricultural company strike at a major portOdessa With a Russian cruise missile. According to the first information, the attack resulted in two victims. to me MykolaivThe city’s mayor reported that at least three civilians were killed after Russian bombing.
  • The United Kingdom provides Ukraine with new missile launchers. After Washington, the British Ministry of Defense announced on Monday that it will provide Ukraine with missile launchers with a range of up to 80 kilometers to counter the Russian attack. Multiple launch rocket systems (M270) will allowSignificant increase in the capabilities of the Ukrainian forcesThe ministry said in a statement.

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