The Russo-Ukrainian War: What We Know on Day 67 of the Invasion 2022-04-30 20:19:00


  • Twenty wounded civilians were able to be evacuated from the besieged Azovstal steel plant in MariupolThey are probably on their way to Zaporizhia. Satellite images released on Sunday showed nearly all steel plant buildings destroyed.

  • Speaker of the US House of RepresentativesNancy Pelosi He made a surprise visit to Kyiv. She met the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, and told him that the United States was committed to supporting Ukraine until the fighting ended.

  • Zelensky Ukrainian forces said haD destroyed about 1000 Russian tanks2,500 armored vehicles and about 200 aircraft. And he said in a speech on Saturday evening that Ukraine would be free. “All … the temporarily occupied cities and communities of which the occupiers now pretend to be masters, will be liberated.”

  • The British Foreign Office said on Sunday It was Russia using trolley factory For spreading misinformation about the war in Ukraine on social media and targeting foreign politicians.

  • Ukraine exchanged prisoners with Russia, with seven soldiers and seven civilians returning home. One of the soldiers was a woman five months pregnant.

  • Russian missile attack on Odessa airport It damaged the runway, rendering it unusable, but no casualties.

  • The Russian army killed twice the population of Mariupol In two months of the war, as Nazi Germany did in the two years of its occupation of the city during World War II.

  • Hollywood actress and United Nations humanitarian envoy Angelina Jolie presented a A surprise visit to the city of Lviv, western Ukraine on Saturdaysaid the district governor on Telegram. Jolie, who has been a UNHCR special envoy since 2011, came to speak to displaced people who have sought refuge in Lviv, including children who are being treated for injuries sustained in the missile strike on the Kramatorsk railway station in early April. “I was very touched [the children’s] Stories ”, wrote Maxim Kositsky.

  • The British Foreign Office is investigating reports of Russia detaining a British national after a video emerged showing the interrogation of a man in camouflage clothing.. In the unverified video, which was said to have been shown on Russian television, the man appeared to be given his name as Andrew Hill. He spoke with an English accent, his arm was in a sling, a bandage around his head, and his hand was bloodied.

  • Ukrainian police found the bodies of three civilian men in Bucha district, north of Kyiv, bound and in some cases gagged.The regional police chief said. He said the bodies were found with several bullet wounds and signs of torture.

  • Russian forces They had to merge and redeploy units from the “failed advance” in northeastern Ukraine, The The British Ministry of Defense saidWhere both Kyiv and Moscow suffered heavy losses in the Donbass region. Russia hopes to correct the problems that previously constrained its conquest by geographically concentrating combat power, shortening supply lines, and simplifying command and control.

  • Russian forces have stolen “hundreds of thousands of tons” of grain in the areas they occupy in UkraineAccording to the Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Ukraine.

  • Russia bombed the city of Kharkiv, the second city of Ukraine, as part of its renewed offensive in the east of the countrywhile a “draft potential treaty” between the two countries was being discussed on a daily basis.

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