More than 150,000 refugees have left Ukraine since the start of the war, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said. According to the commissioner, half of them went to Poland. The rest go to Hungary, Moldova and Romania and other countries.
Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine: in Kyiv alone, more than 25,000 machine guns were issued to volunteers.
APU shot down the second Il-76 with Russian paratroopers
More than 300 Russian conscripts are held captive by the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The government of Ukraine has set up an information line so that relatives of Russian soldiers can find out what is happening to them.
The leaders of the United States, France, Germany, Italy and the head of the European Commission will discuss the issue of disconnecting Russia from SWIFT by the end of the day, reports Handelsblatt.
️Belarus can also be disconnected from SWIFT.
The Government of Ukraine has decided to temporarily close checkpoints across the state border with Russia and Belarus.
Readers from settlements located in the south-east of Belarus constantly see Russian military equipment on their streets, and helicopters and planes in the sky.
“There are a lot of ‘Kadyrovtsy’ in the city.”
Japanese billionaire Hiroshi Mikitani (creator of the Rakuten company that owns the Viber messenger) has donated $8.7 million to Ukraine. This was announced by the Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine Mykhailo Fedorov.
Chancellor Olaf Scholz allowed NATO partners and EU members to supply Ukraine with German-made weapons, BILD reports. Thus, the German government allowed the Netherlands to send 400 rocket-propelled grenade launchers to the Ukrainian military.
Germany decided to send 1,000 anti-tank missiles and 500 Stinger man-portable air defense systems to Ukraine. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz announced this on Twitter.
Latvia will send about 30 trucks to Ukraine with help for military personnel: individual equipment, helmets, dry rations, medical devices and medicines. This is reported by the Delfi edition with reference to the Ministry of Defense of Latvia.
A plane with humanitarian aid flew from Azerbaijan to Ukraine. On board are medicines and medical equipment worth more than 5 million euros, minval.az reports.
Azerbaijani SOCAR gas stations in Ukraine will provide free fuel for ambulances and rescuers.
Ukrainian mobile operators Kyivstar, Vodafone and Lifecell have blocked access to their networks for subscribers from Russia and Belarus.
Belarusian and Russian biathletes at the World Cup will act as neutral athletes – without a flag and an anthem.
The British Ministry of Internal Affairs canceled the visas of the Belarus national basketball team and does not intend to let other Belarusian athletes into the country. It is reported by TASS.
In Mozyr, they noticed a bus with a red cross and a V sign. It drove into the territory of the city hospital, the side windows in it were covered with cloth.
Honorary Consul of Belarus in Lvov Igor Drotyak resigned in protest against Belarus’ participation in Russian aggression.
All EU countries are ready to close the airspace for Russia – ARD-Hauptstadtstudio journalist referring to a source