Antonio Guterres tells UN Safety Council world should unite to finish ‘cycle of destruction, dislocation and disruption’.
- A UN convoy is on its technique to Mariupol to evacuate extra civilians from the Ukrainian port metropolis.
- UN humanitarian chief Martin Griffiths says Mariupol evacuations carried out up to now provide “glimmer of hope”.
- The Ukrainian military says Russian troops made “unsuccessful” makes an attempt to advance within the jap Kharkiv and Donetsk areas.
- German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and US President Joe Biden have agreed to not recognise any Russian territorial positive aspects in Ukraine.
- UN Secretary-Common Antonio Guterres urges reintegrating agricultural merchandise from Russia and Ukraine into the worldwide market.
Listed below are all the newest updates:
Russia made failed makes an attempt to advance in east, Ukraine says
The Ukrainian military has mentioned Russian troops made “unsuccessful” makes an attempt to advance within the jap Kharkiv and Donetsk areas.
A Fb publish on the official profile of the Ukrainian Common Workers mentioned the Russians additionally proceed to launch missile assaults on transport amenities with a purpose to forestall the motion of humanitarian cargo and military-technical help.
Russia says it destroyed 45 Ukrainian navy amenities
The Russian navy has mentioned its air drive destroyed 45 Ukrainian navy amenities within the newest sequence of assaults.
Russian Defence Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov mentioned the targets hit included Ukrainian troops and weapons concentrations and an ammunition depot within the jap Luhansk area.
He mentioned the Russian artillery hit 152 Ukrainian troops’ strongholds and 38 artillery firing positions.
UN humanitarian chief hails ‘glimmer of hope’ in Mariupol evacuations
Martin Griffiths, the UN’s under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, has hailed the latest evacuations of tons of of civilians from a besieged metal plant within the Ukrainian metropolis of Mariupol as a “glimmer of hope”, calling for extra protected passages.
“We’re making some progress; we’re constructing relations and we’re constructing expertise, which we hope we are able to then broaden to extra such operations,” Griffiths instructed the Safety Council.
UN chief urges reintegrating meals from Russia and Ukraine into international market
UN chief Antonio Guterres has once more known as for an finish to the struggle in Ukraine, warning of “limitless” international hurt, together with to worldwide meals provides.
“The struggle in Ukraine makes no sense in its scope, ruthless in its dimensions and limitless in its potential for international hurt. The cycle of destruction, dislocation and disruption should cease. It’s time to unite and finish this struggle,” he instructed the Safety Council.
“A significant answer to global food insecurity requires reintegrating Ukraine’s agricultural manufacturing and the meals and fertilizer manufacturing of Russia and Belarus into world markets regardless of the struggle. I’ll do my finest to assist facilitate the dialogue to assist make these actuality,” Guterres mentioned.
Scholz, Biden comply with not recognise Russian territorial positive aspects
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and United States President Joe Biden have agreed in a name that they won’t recognise any Russian territorial positive aspects in Ukraine, a German authorities spokesperson has mentioned.
“They agreed that Ukraine wanted to be additional considerably and constantly supported within the observe of its legit proper to self defence,” the spokesperson mentioned in an announcement.
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