As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its 133rd day, we take a look at the main developments.
Here are the key events so far on Wednesday, July 6.
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- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said air alerts rang out across almost all of Ukraine on Tuesday night as there were attacks in the Khmelnytskyi region of western Ukraine, the central region of Dnipropetrovsk, the border region of Sumy, and the Black Sea port city of Mykolaiv and its region.
- Russian troops are engaged in heavy fighting and making their way into Ukraine’s Donetsk region, Luhansk Governor Serhiy Haidai said.
- The United Kingdom’s defence ministry says the battle for the city of Sloviansk, in the Donetsk region, will be the next key contest in the struggle for the Donbas. According to officials, Russian forces struck a market and a residential area in the city of Sloviansk, killing at least two people and injuring seven.