Contents tagged with War in Ukraine

  • Prigozhin breaks silence, promises 'more victories ahead'

    The head of Wagner PMC, Yevgeny Prigozhin, for the first time in a week recorded an audio message, which was published on the Telegram channel Grey Zone.

    "I want you to understand that our "march of justice" was aimed at fighting traitors and mobilizing our society. And I think that we managed to do a lot of this," Prigozhin said.

    He promised that in the near future everyone will see "our next victories at the front." It is not known exactly when the audio was recorded. Prigozhin also did not …

  • Kyiv: Ukrainian Forces are advancing towards Berdyansk

    Units of the Ukrainian army continue to advance in the southern direction of the front. They have wedged into the Russian defense lines to a depth of 2 km in the Berdyansk direction, reported the speaker of the joint press center of the Defense Forces of the Tavrichesky direction, Valery Shershen.

    According to him, after the liberation of new territories, units of the Ukrainian army established foothold there. They continue to carry out aerial reconnaissance and launch artillery strikes on the …

  • Kyiv: Ukrainian troops continue to advance near Bakhmut

    Ukrainian troops continue to advance near Bakhmut. Soon, data on the territories that have been liberated will be made public, said the speaker of the Eastern Group of Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, Serhiy Cherevaty, on the Ukrainian TV.

    "We are making progress in the Bakhmut direction. Combat work on the flanks continues. There is pressure on the enemy. After a detailed analysis and verification, we will provide detailed data on the territory that was liberated," he said.

    According to …

  • Serbian President: main part of Ukrainian counteroffensive will begin in coming days

    Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić believes that in the coming days Ukrainian troops will begin a new attack as part of the counteroffensive. He expects that "an attack on the Serbs" in Kosovo will happen at the same time.

    The President of Serbia noted that, in his opinion, the Ukrainians "have prepared dozens of brigades that will seriously break through the Russian defense lines."

    He stressed that when he says this, he does not cheer for Ukrainians, but expresses what he thinks. According …

  • Ukraine carries out missile strike on Russia-occupied Berdyansk

    On the morning of June 30, numerous explosions occurred in Russia-occupied Berdyansk, Zaporizhzhia region, report the Berdyansk City Military Administration.

    "11 explosions occurred in Berdyansk. There are explosions and fire in the area of the airport. Ambulances are heading in that direction," the message reads.

    The Russia-installed regional governor, Vladimir Rogov, said that the strike was carried out using Storm Shadow missiles, but Russia's missile defense systems repelled the attack " …

  • Ukrainian Defense Minister: the main counteroffensive has not yet begun

    Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov said that there should be no doubts about the success of Ukraine's summer counteroffensive and that recent modest achievements are only a "preview" for a much larger offensive.

    Reznikov said in an interview with the Financial Times that several villages liberated in recent weeks was "not the main event" in Kyiv's planned offensive.

    "When that happens, you're going to see it all. Everyone will see everything," he said, brushing off media reports of a …

  • Putin: Russia has avoided a civil war

    The Russian military stopped the civil war in Russia during a confrontation with the mercenaries of the Wagner PMC, said Russian president Vladimir Putin during his address to the military.

    "You actually stopped the civil war, acted clearly and coherently," Putin told the military.

    According to Putin, during Prigozhin's rebellion, the Russian command did not have to withdraw units involved in the war in Ukraine.

    Putin added that the pilots killed by the Wagner mercenaries "honorably …

  • Belarus begins construction of camps for Wagner mercenaries

    A camp is being built for mercenaries of the Wagner PMC in Asipovichy, Mogilev region of Belarus, 200 km from the border with Ukraine, reports the news outlet Verstka. According to the news outlet, there will be several such camps.

    According to Verstka’s sources, the camp in Asipovichy will take an area of 24 thousand square meters. It will be able to accommodate eight thousand people. The sources claim that the builders were given the task to complete the construction of the camp by June 27. …

  • Prigozhin accuses Russian Defense Ministry of carrying out missile strikes on Wagner PMC camps in Ukraine

    The Wagner PMC camps, set up in the occupied Ukrainian territory, came under missile strikes, which caused many casualties and significant material damage. According to the surviving mercenaries, they were attacked from the rear, that is, the blow was inflicted by the regula units of the Russian Ministry of Defense.

    The attack on the Wagner positions by Russia's regular military units was also confirmed by the owner of this private army of mercenaries, Russian billionaire Yevgeny Prigozhin. …

  • Kyiv: Ukrainian Forces have stopped Russian offensive in Lyman-Kupyansk direction

    The Ukrainian Armed Forces stopped the Russians in the Lyman and Kupyansk directions, and there were only 2 clashes, said the speaker of the Eastern Directorate of the Ukrainian Armed Forces Serhiy Cherevaty on Ukrainian TV.

    "Earlier, the enemy tried to actively storm our positions in the Lyman-Kupyansk direction for several days and received a powerful rebuff. During the day, the enemy reduced its intentions, there were only two clashes. But the enemy was most actively shelling our positions …