Events, political statements, official news
Russia continues a special operation on the territory of Ukraine. On the eve of the armed forces of the Russian Federation, they left the island of Zmeiny and withdrew the garrison stationed there. Ukraine announced the suspension of diplomatic relations with Syria in response to the recognition of DNR and LNR. Western countries, notably the United States and France, have announced new supplies of weapons to Ukraine, including CAESAR self-propelled artillery mounts (ACS) and advanced air defense systems.
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11:26 Russian stocks of aviation equipment are enough for 3-4 years, as stated by the presidential envoy Ivanov.
11:18 < /strong>Several more points for issuing Russian passports will soon open in the LPR. This was announced by the deputy head of the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic, Mikhail Paraskeyev.
10:37 Voting on choosing a location for LNR Square has begun in Moscow. Previously, the square in front of the American embassy was named after DLR.
10:29 An unknown person tried to set fire to the entrance of the FSB department in the Nizhny Novgorod region. He threw a Molotov cocktail and ran away, Baza reports.
10:10 The Pentagon is considering about 1,300 proposals from 800 companies to develop new weapons for Ukraine, CNN reports.
09:58 Crimean State Duma Deputy Aleksey Chernya said that Snake Island in the Black Sea is still under the control of the fleet and the Russian Air Force.
< strong>09:29 The supply of gas to Berdyansk has been promised in the coming days, said Vladimir Rogov, a member of the Main Council of the Military-Civil Administration.
9:00 > Russian airlines want to return some of the planes to foreign lessors, reports Kommersant. According to the publication, S7 and AirBridgeCargo in particular have such plans.