EU leaders meet tomorrow to try to override Orban’s veto on an aid package for Kyiv.
As the war in Ukraine marks 708 days, the Kremlin is considering that “Kyiv has a lot of problems; things are not good” because of the situation Valery Zaluzhny, the top military commander of Ukraine, after the Western and Ukrainian media said that the president of Ukraine He tried to remove the Chief of Staff, rejecting the new position proposed by Volodymyr Zelensky.
“It is obvious that the failed (summer) counteroffensive and the problems at the front caused the growing contradictions between the representatives of this Kiev regime,” said Kremlin SpokKyivn Dmitry Peskov. The Kyiv government is awaiting approval of new aid from the US and the European Union.
Among the difficulties in the United States and Europe in approving the new assistance packages to Ukraine due to internal political divisions, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky today announced progress to increase his own production of drones and ammuni.
For its part, Russia increased the production of air defense missiles after a series of drone attacks in Ukraine.
The Russian Defense Ministry said it had completed an exchange with Ukraine of 195 soldiers, marking the first exchange of prisoners since the crash. a Russian military transport plane in Belgorod.
Ukraine says it shot down 14 of the 20 drones launched by Russia in overnight raids in five regions, while Russia destroyed 20 Ukrainian missiles over the Black Sea and Crimea.