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Russia fires volley of missile strikes at targets across Ukraine

Russia launched a barrage of missile strikes on Ukraine early on Saturday, stepping up hostilities a day after Ukrainian troops retreated from the embattled city of Severodonetsk. As Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine entered its fifth month, regional governors reported strikes on military bases in western Ukraine’s Lviv region, in Zhytomyr west of Kyiv, and […]

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Smoke pours over Russian-controlled region as Putin warehouse hammered in ‘missile attack’

Explosions are reported in the city, which is in the Luhansk region.  According to preliminary information, the Armed Forces of Ukraine launched a Tochka-U missile attack on enemy warehouses. However, the details of the explosion are yet to be confirmed by general staff.  MORE TO FOLLOW… Source link

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Russia storing short-range nuclear missile 40km from Ukraine ‘Threat of strike is real’

Russia has been storing “thousands of nuclear warheads and hydrogen bombs” in more than a dozen storage facilities, some of which are as close as 40 kilometres from the Ukrainian border, according to the Indian multinational English news channel WION. One site, in Belgorod-22, could be used to bring “these nukes into Ukraine” to help further […]

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All-out war fears as Russia violates NATO airspace in ‘helicopter missile attack’ threat

As a major NATO summit approaches, Russia, in a highly provocative move, violated Estonia’s airspace with helicopters multiple times. Estonia also says that the Kremlin is simulating missile attacks against its territory daily. Estonian defence official Kusti Salm told journalists on Tuesday that the Russian threat has “never been as serious as it is now”. […]

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Putin ‘getting madder by the moment’ as Russia threatens to destroy UK in missile strike

The Russian President was branded a “madman” by former Conservative MP David Mellor. Mr Mellor, who served as chief secretary to the Treasury under former Prime Minister John Major, suggested Vladimir Putin had been corrupted by his own desire for “absolute power.” His analysis comes as the Kremlin has renewed threats of nuclear strikes against […]

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Ukraine says food warehouse in Odesa destroyed in Russian missile attack

KYIV, June 20 (Reuters) – A food warehouse in the Black Sea port of Odesa was destroyed in a Russian missile attack on Monday but no civilians were killed, the Ukrainian military said. The Operational Command “South” said Russian forces fired 14 missiles at southern Ukraine during a three-hour barrage “in impotent anger at the […]

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NASA takes emergency measures as debris from missile launch threatens to wipe out ISS

While the Russian anti-satellite weapon test (ASAT) was conducted in November 2021, the ISS manoeuvred the fragment of orbital debris that was heading in its direction on Thursday. Roscosmos, Russia’s space agency, used an uncrewed Progress 81 cargo ship docked at the ISS to help the orbiting lab dodge the fragment of the destroyed Russian […]

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Russia claims Ukrainian generals killed in missile strike — live updates | DW | 19.06.2022

Western leaders prepare for long war Luhansk governor demands more long-range weapons G7 will support Ukraine ‘for as long as necessary,’ says Scholz Russia’s Defense Ministry claims senior Ukrainian officers eliminated in missile strike This story was last updated at 11:12 UTC/GMT Russia says over 50 Ukrainian ‘generals and officers’ killed in missile strike Russian forces […]

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WATCH Zelensky’s Air Assault Brigade pulverise Putin’s tank with ‘famous’ missile

Volodymyr Zelensky’s 80th Air Assault Brigade was shown to obliterate Russian military equipment using an advanced Ukrainian anti-tank missile system. Video footage from Ukraine shows a Russian tank erupt into flames following a successful strike from a Stugna-P guided missile launch. The clip published on social media by Ukraine Weapons Tracker shows Ukrainian forces steadily […]

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Russia loses three missile launchers as Ukraine deploys M777 Howitzer to wipe out enemy

Video footage has been circulating on the internet of Ukrainian servicemen destroying three Russian missile launchers. The Ukrainian special operation forces recorded the footage of the National Guard of Ukraine striking Russian artillery. The war in Ukraine has been raging for over three months, and peace talks have been put on hold, as the Russian […]