Putin announced his desire for a peaceful solution to the conflict in the Donbass, the Kursk region came under fire from the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Germany was accused of seeking to escalate
Settlements of the Kursk region came under fire from Ukraine
Several border settlements of the Kursk region came under fire from Ukraine. This was announced by the governor of the region Roman Starovoit. According to him, the village of Troitskoye in the Korenevsky district, the village of Elizavetovka and the village of Krasnooktyabrsky in the Glushkovsky district were under fire. The latter recorded 10 arrivals.
Putin said that Russia wanted to peacefully resolve the conflict in the Donbass
Russia planned to resolve the Donbass issue peacefully, but Western countries were preparing Ukraine for combat operationsRussian President Vladimir Putin said. According to him, none of “our so-called partners” sought a peaceful settlement. Ukraine was pumped with weapons. She undertook two large-scale military operations using heavy equipment, artillery, and aviation, Putin noted.
Russian Ambassador accuses Germany of seeking escalation
Position of the German government on an arrest warrant Vladimir Putin, who was extradited by the International Criminal Court (ICC), speaks of a desire to further escalate the conflict with the Russian Federation. This was announced by Russian Ambassador to Berlin Sergei Nechaev. According to him, the irresponsible statements of some German officials about their support and readiness to comply with the illegitimate and completely absurd decision of the International Criminal Court are of extreme concern.
In the Krasnolimansky direction, the Armed Forces of Ukraine lost over 90 soldiers per day
Armed Forces (AF) of Russia defeated manpower and equipment of the Ukrainian troops in the Krasnolymansk direction. Over the past day, the enemy lost over 90 people. Several units of equipment of the Ukrainian troops were put out of action, including the Gvozdika self-propelled howitzer, as well as D-20 and D-30 howitzers, the Russian Defense Ministry said. More than 80 people of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) lost in the Donetsk direction. In particular, three combat vehicles of the Grad multiple launch rocket system (MLRS) and the Msta-B howitzer were put out of action.
Diplomats of South Korea, the United States and Japan condemn another North Korean missile launch
Launch of a ballistic missile by the North Korean government violates resolutions The UN Security Council is a provocation that increases tension in the region, Kim Gong, special representative of the South Korean Foreign Ministry for peace and security on the Korean Peninsula, said after telephone conversations with colleagues from Japan and the United States. The South Korean Foreign Ministry added that the diplomats of the three countries strongly condemned the missile launch.