09 August 2022 - Ukraine Special Weapons News
- The total combat losses of the enemy from 24.02 to 09.08 Ukraine MOD 09 Aug 2022
- The operational update regarding the russian invasion on 06.00, on August 9, 2022 Ukraine MOD 09 Aug 2022
- The operational update regarding the russian invasion on 18.00, on August 9, 2022 Ukraine MOD 09 Aug 2022
- Explosions Rock Russian Air Base in Crimea VOA 09 Aug 2022 -- Powerful explosions erupted at a Russian air base in Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula on Tuesday, killing one person and wounding five others, authorities said, but the cause of the blasts was unknown.
- Ukraine evacuates thousands from Donetsk ahead of winter Press TV 09 Aug 2022 -- Ukraine says it has evacuated at least 3,000 people from the eastern region of Donetsk in the last six days, as part of compulsory evacuations ahead of winter.
- Russia ramps up offensive to capture eastern Ukraine; Kiev urges 'ban' on Russians Press TV 09 Aug 2022 -- Russian forces are pressing ahead with their months-long military offensive to capture eastern Ukraine, with the former Soviet country calling for a Western-led ban on all Russians amid heavy fighting between the two sides.
- Explosions Hit Military Airport In Ukraine's Russia-Annexed Crimea, Killing One Person RFE/RL 09 Aug 2022 -- Moscow-imposed authorities in Ukraine's Crimea that was illegally annexed by Russia say explosions hit a military airport near the village of Novofedorivka, killing one person.
- Several Rounds of Ammunition Detonate at Crimea Airfield, Russian Defense Ministry Says Sputnik 09 Aug 2022 -- No casualties were reported at the airfield, where the cause of the detonation is still being investigated, the Defense Ministry added.
- Russian war against Ukraine and the entire free Europe began with Crimea and must end with it - address by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy President of Ukraine 09 Aug 2022
- If at least one point of conflict with Russia remains, it will be an unfinished war - Mykhailo Podolyak in an interview with El PaĆs President of Ukraine 09 Aug 2022
- Can Ukraine's China Outreach Actually Work? RFE/RL 09 Aug 2022 -- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has been unable to secure a direct line with China's Xi Jinping since Russia invaded his country in February.
- Volodymyr Zelenskyy had a video call with the 42nd President of the United States Bill Clinton President of Ukraine 09 Aug 2022
- Facts about Russia-Ukraine conflict: Ukraine proposes new sanctions on Russia People's Daily 09 Aug 2022 -- The following are the latest developments in the Ukraine crisis:
- Ukraine hopes for Germany's help in getting 8 bln euros from EU People's Daily 09 Aug 2022 -- Ukraine is hoping for Germany's assistance in receiving 8 billion euros (about 8.17 billion U.S. dollars) in aid from the European Union (EU), Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said on Monday.
- Foreign Ministry Statement on preparing an IAEA international mission to Zaporozhye nuclear power plant Russia Ministry of Foreign Affairs 09 Aug 2022
- US to provide $89 million more aid to Ukraine Press TV 09 Aug 2022 -- The United States announced it will provide $89 million more in aid to Ukraine to clear mines.
- $89 Million in New U.S. Humanitarian Demining Assistance for Ukraine US Dept. of State 09 Aug 2022 -- On August 9 the Department announced its intention to provide $89 million of FY 2022 funding to help the Government of Ukraine address the urgent humanitarian challenges posed by explosive remnants of war created by Russia's brutal war of aggression.
- US Unveils $89 Million Package to Help Ukraine Clear Russian Mines VOA 09 Aug 2022 -- The United States says it will provide $89 million to help clear land mines, improvised explosive devices and unexploded ordinance planted by Russian forces as part of the Kremlin's five-and-a-half-month-long invasion of Ukraine.
- Biden authorizes largest weapons assistance to Ukraine People's Daily 09 Aug 2022 -- The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden announced Monday that the United States will provide Ukraine with 1 billion U.S. dollars worth of additional security assistance, the largest one-time weapons package since the beginning of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.
- US to extend another $5.5 billion in aid to Ukraine Press TV 09 Aug 2022 -- The United States plans to send an additional $5.5 billion in aid to Ukraine as Washington ramps up its support for Kiev in its war with Russia.
- Update 89 - IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine IAEA 09 Aug 2022 -- Ukraine has informed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that a shelling incident on Saturday near the dry spent fuel storage facility at the country's Zaporizhzya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) caused some damage, but that available radiation measurements continued to show normal levels at the site, Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi said today.
- War in Ukraine - Military support for Ukraine Germany - Federal Government 09 Aug 2022 -- This list provides an overview of lethal and non-lethal German military support for Ukraine. It contains deliveries from the German Armed Forces, as well as deliveries from German industry financed by German funds for security capacity building.
- U.K. Says Russian Advances 'Less Than Planned' As Kyiv Cites Invaders' Ongoing Offensive RFE/RL 09 Aug 2022 -- Russia has been "reinforcing defenses" in southern Ukraine while keeping up attacks on Ukrainian positions in the eastern Donetsk region but has only managed to advance about 10 kilometers in the past month on its "most successful axis" there, according to U.K. military intelligence.
- Russia is violating International Humanitarian Law: UK statement to OSCE Special Permanent Council UK FCDO 09 Aug 2022 -- UK Deputy Head of Delegation Deirdre Brown condemns Russia's violation of International Humanitarian Law in Ukraine and argues that perpetrators will be brought to justice.
- Russia Says Ukraine Suspended Oil Flows To Europe Due To Sanctions RFE/RL 09 Aug 2022 -- Ukraine has suspended Russian oil flows to three European nations as of August 4 because the transit payment cannot be processed due to sanctions, Russia's pipeline monopoly company said.
- Ukraine Stops Transit of Russian Oil via Southern Branch of Druzhba Pipeline to Hungary and Czechia Sputnik 09 Aug 2022 -- The developments come after the EU approved its seventh package of sanctions against Russia late last month over Moscow's ongoing special military operation in Ukraine.
- Russia-Appointed Deputy Mayor Of Ukrainian Town Detained On Criminal Charges RFE/RL 09 Aug 2022 -- The Moscow-appointed deputy mayor of the occupied Ukrainian city of Nova Kakhovka, Vitaliy Efymenko, has been detained on criminal charges.
|Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list|