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LIVE – War in Ukraine: Russia says it has captured a village in the east of the country


Russia announced on Saturday that its forces had captured a village in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region.
Russian forces have been entrenched for months.
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More than two years of war in Ukraine

A new village was captured

Russia has announced that its forces have captured a village in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region. The Russian Defense Ministry said its forces had “liberated the village of Shogil”, about 30 km northwest of Donetsk, the capital of the region of the same name, which Moscow said had been annexed since September 2022.

Russian forces have been entrenched for months. Kyiv believes the worst fighting on the frontline is currently taking place in the Donetsk region.

“Unwavering” British support for Ukraine

New British Prime Minister Keir Starmer spoke to several heads of state and government this Friday evening, including US President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. A chance for the newly appointed official to reaffirm “unshakable” British support for Ukraine.

LCI in the field

Although relations between Ukraine and Russia are frozen, the two countries still agree to exchange their soldiers’ remains. Dive into the heart of a very special convoy in the report below.

LCI Document – Remaining exchange of soldiers on the border between Ukraine and RussiaSource: TF1 information

Meeting with Putin: Orban goes it aloneSource: TF1 information


Hello everyone. Here you can find all the information related to the conflict in Ukraine that has been going on for more than two years.

Vladimir Putin stuck to his posts on Friday July 5, meeting the Hungarian prime minister in the Kremlin to talk about the conflict in Ukraine and the EU representative in Viktor Orbán, despite denials from Brussels. Viktor Orban visited the Ukrainian capital on Tuesday, where President Volodymyr Zelensky also reiterated his demands for the full withdrawal of Russians from Ukrainian territory and the payment of reparations.

Russian strikes killed seven people and wounded 29 in eastern Ukraine on Friday, and Ukrainian strikes in Moscow-controlled territory killed five and wounded 26, according to their respective officials. According to Vadim Flyashkin, the Ukrainian governor of the eastern Donetsk region, a woman was killed and 20 others wounded in Russian artillery fire on the city of Komar, where homes, shops and an administrative building were damaged.

Ukraine has received a third Patriot air defense system promised by Germany in April to help counter Russian bombing, the German embassy in Kyiv announced. “Germany’s third Patriot air defense system has already arrived in Ukraine, which will strengthen the security of the country’s population and infrastructure.”Martin Jaeger, the German ambassador at Kew, told his X account.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky spoke to new British Prime Minister Keir Starmer on the phone to congratulate him and thank him for his reaffirmation. “Unwavering Support” For Ukraine, he said in X. Arms, funds and training of some soldiers, London will continue to provide “Unwavering Support” For Ukraine at war, Keir Starmer pledged.

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