War Russia – Ukraine today: Last minute, live
MULTIMEDIA REPORT | War in Ukraine, seven months of Russian invasion
Russia's invasion of Ukraine reaches seven months. We tell you the last minute of the war in Ukraine live after Putin's threats to the West and the annexation of >four occupied regions of Ukraine (Donetsk, Lugansk, Kherson and Zaporizhia) to Russia.
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< p>The governor of Chechnya asks to use nuclear weapons in Ukraine
Ramzan Kadyrov, governor of the Russian region of Chechnya, has said this Saturday that Moscow should consider the use of low-yield nuclear weapons in Ukraine after new setbacks on the battlefield. In a Telegram message criticizing Russian commanders for abandoning the Ukrainian town of Lyman, Kadyrov wrote: “In my personal opinion, more drastic measures should be taken, up to the declaration of martial law in border areas and the use of low-power nuclear weapons”.
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Ukraine accuses Russia to arrest the director of the Zaporizhia nuclear plant
The state-owned energy operator of Ukraine, Energoatom, has accused the Russian Army of arresting the director of the nuclear plant in the Zaporizhia region, Ihor Murashov, whose whereabouts are currently unknown.
The director of Energoatom, Petro Kotin, has made it known on his Facebook page that Murashov was intercepted on Friday at around 4:00 p.m. local time by a Russian Army patrol while on his way to the plant in his private vehicle. “The car was intercepted, (Murashov) was forcibly detained, blindfolded and currently, there is no information about his whereabouts or fate,” he explained.
Murashov “He is a person who has a license to work and has primary and exclusive responsibility for the nuclear and radiological safety of the Zaporizhia NPP,” says Kotin. “His arrest,” he stresses, “endangers the operation of the largest nuclear power plant in Europe.”
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Ukraine will request The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) will request an aid loan of 1.3 billion euros from the IMF
International Monetary Fund (IMF) an additional emergency aid of some 1,300 million euros as emergency financing, the bank made known this Saturday on its Telegram channel. The NBU has explained this Saturday that the executive board of the IMF approved yesterday the expansion of crisis financing instruments, which will allow Ukraine requested a new tranche under the so-called Rapid Financing Instrument. This instrument, he recalled, is a tool to alleviate the crisis in countries with balance of payments deficits. The bank's governor, Kiril Shevchenko, has confirmed that these new funds “could arrive as early as October” and has conveyed his desire to work on a new full IMF program for Ukraine as soon as possible” .
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Russian gas supply to Italy paralyzed due to a possible flow problem in its path by Austria
The Italian oil and gas group Eni announced this Saturday that the gas supply from the Russian consortium Gazprom has been temporarily suspended in Italy due to a possible transit problem in Austria. “Gazprom has informed us that it is unable to confirm the volumes of gas requested to date due to the declared impossibility of transporting the gas through Austria“, Eni assured in a statement. “Therefore, today the flow of Russian gas destined for Eni through the Tarvisio crossing would be equal to zero“, adds the note, referring to the passage between Austria and Italy.
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Twenty civilians found shot to death after attack on another convoy in northeast Ukraine
At least 20 civilians have been found dead by gunfire in their cars following the attack on a motorcade near the town of Kupiansk, in the northeast of Ukraine, the governor of Kharkov, Oleg Sinegubov, reported this Saturday. “They died in their cars,” he specified in a message on Telegram. According to Sinegubov, “Russian troops attacked them as they tried to escape the shelling.” “It is a cruelty that has no justification,” he has denounced. The Russian army bombed on Friday another convoy, this time humanitarian. It was in Zaporizhia, in the south of the country, where 30 people died and 88 more were injured.
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Russian gas now only accounts for 8% of Europe's total consumption
The four leaks registered in the gas pipelines Nord Stream 1 and 2 are the latest episode in the dwindling supply of Russian gas a Europe and perhaps the latest chapter in a decades-long energy dependency on Russia. Which until a few months ago was the main source of natural gas for the European Union It has been relegated to the penultimate position in the ranking of suppliers of the community bloc. This is what the European Network for the Transmission of Gas Operating Systems (ENTSOG) points out. Liquefied natural gas, coming in part from the US, is now the main source of supply in the Old Continent.
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MAP | Russia keeps 15% of Ukraine: these are the occupied regions
The territories incorporated into the Russian Federation (Donetsk, Lugansk, Kherson and Zaporiyia) represent a fifth of the surface of Spainand three times that of Catalonia. The four annexed territories cover an area of about 100,000 square kilometers and represent 15% of Ukraine's territory.
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The presidents of Donetsk and Lugansk, from serving Ukraine to giving their 'independence' to Russia
Following the proclamation of the annexation to Russia of the occupied regions of Ukraine, the presidents of the self-proclaimed pro-Russian republics of Donetsk, Denis Pushlin, and of Lugansk, Leonid Paschenik, are in Moscow to formalize the accession with the Russian president, Vladimir Putin. However, both politicians were not always friendly to the Kremlin. Over the years, they have gone from serving the Ukraine to giving away their 'independence' to Russia. Pushilin participated in a pyramid scheme and Paschenik received the military service medal for his “integrity and professionalism.” The correspondent of EL PERI & Oacute; DICO in Moscow, Àlex Bustos, tells his story.
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Russian troops arrest the director general of the Zaporizhia nuclear plant< /p>
The general director of the Nuclear Power Plant Zaporiyia of Ukraine, occupied byRussia, has been by a Russian patrol, the state agency in charge of the installation, Energoatom, assured this Saturday. Ihor Murashov was arrested on Friday at 4:00 p.m. (Russian time) on his way from the largest nuclear plant in Europe to the city of >Enerhodar, the company has denounced in a statement. “They took him out of the car and with blindfolded eyes they drove him in an unknown direction”, she specified.
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At least 30 dead and 88 wounded in the attack on a humanitarian convoy in Zaporizhia
New total of victims after the attack by Russian troops this Friday on a humanitarian convoyin Zaporizhia, in southern Ukraine: at least 30 people have died and 88 have been injured. The shelling of a column of civilian cars on the border between the Ukrainian zone and the zone occupied by the Russians in Zaporizhia, in southern Ukraine, is one of the cruelest in this war.
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A mine damaged a power cable at the Zaporizhia plant
The mission of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in the Ukrainian city of Zaporiyia reported: This Friday that the explosion of a land mine has damaged a power cable of low voltage of the nuclear power plant . Specifically, the explosion has damaged a 6 kilovolt (kV) cable used to provide power for some plant operations, near a nitrogen facility and oxygen just outside the perimeter fence of the nuclear power plant, according to the statement. the IAEA.
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Putin proclaims the annexation of the occupied regions of Ukraine and warns of that will defend them “with all my might”
“This is the wish of millions of citizens and their right,” he affirmed. This Friday the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, during the act in the Kremlin after proclaiming the annexation of four occupied regions of Ukraine, Donetsk, Lugansk, Jersó ;n and Zaporiyia. Later, he warned to Ukraine that it will defend these territories “with all forces”. In contrast, the European Union and the United States condemned. the new Moscow pass and Ukraine asks to join NATO under the urgent procedure. Chronicle of the correspondent in Moscow from EL PERIÓDICO, Àlex Bustos.
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Condemnation of referendums in Ukraine
Russia has vetoed a UN resolution condemning the referendums in Ukraine. However, the United States will take a proposal similar to the United Nations General Assembly, where no State can block an initiative alone.