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05 September 2022 - Ukraine Special Weapons News

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  • Putin: Kiev's Neo-Nazi Regime Responsible for Donbass Tragedy Sputnik 05 Sep 2022 -- Russia launched the special military operation in Ukraine on February 24 following a request from the two Donbass republics to protect them against the attacks of Ukrainian forces. The operation came after Kiev failed to implement the Minsk agreements on Donbass reintegration over the course of eight years.
  • Donbas, Zaporozhye, Kherson Regions Can Ask Russia for Help With Referendums - Churov Sputnik 05 Sep 2022 -- The Donetsk and Luhansk People's Republics (DPR and LPR), as well as the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions have the right to ask Russia and international organizations for help while holding referendums on joining Russia, Vladimir Churov, Ambassador for Special Tasks at the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, told Sputnik.
  • Kherson Referendum On Joining Russia Postponed, Official Says RFE/RL 05 Sep 2022 -- A representative of the Moscow-installed military administration in the occupied parts of Ukraine's Kherson region says a referendum on joining Russia has been postponed as Ukrainian armed forces continue military operations aimed at regaining control over the area.

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  • Update 98 - IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine IAEA 05 Sep 2022 -- Ukraine informed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that a back-up power line between the country's Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) and a nearby thermal power station was deliberately disconnected today in order to extinguish a fire, but the line itself was not damaged.
  • IAEA To Release Report After Experts' Visit To Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Plant RFE/RL 05 Sep 2022 -- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is set to issue a report about nuclear safety in Ukraine expected to include the agency's findings after a delegation from the agency visited the Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant.
  • Ukraine Nuclear Plant Taken Off Power Grid VOA 05 Sep 2022 -- Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant has been disconnected from the electricity grid due to Russian shelling, according to Ukraine's state-run nuclear company.

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