May 18, 2022

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The war between Russia and Ukraine, live – Russia: “From Thursday to Saturday, corridors for civilians in Azovstal”. Sirens all over Ukraine. Explosions in Kyiv, Dnipro, Mykolaiv, Zaporizhia and Odessa

Commander Azov: bloody fight at the steel mill

“to second day The enemy managed to enter the territory of the Azovstal plant in Mariupol, where they were under pressure and bloody fight. ” This was stated by the commander of the Azov regiment, Denis Prokopenko, in a video posted on Telegram. “For seventy days, the Mariupol garrison stood alone against the superior forces of the enemy,” the commander recalls, saying that “I am proud of my soldier who is making miraculous efforts to resist the pressure of the enemy. And I am grateful to the whole world for their tremendous support of the Mariupol garrison – our soldiers deserve it. The situation is very complicated, but Despite everything we continue to carry out the order to preserve the defense ”, concludes Prokopenko.

Schultz: I will continue to talk to Putin

Olaf Schulze intend keep talking With Vladimir Putin. This was stated by the German chancellor himself following the phone call that French President Emmanuel Macron had with the Russian President more than a month later. Schulz said it was right to talk with Putin as well as with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, “Whatever the situation may be, we should not be under any illusions.” Then the chancellor said that peace will be possible only when Moscow agrees to conclude an agreement with Ukraine that Kyiv can accept, “the peace imposed with dictates will not work.” And he concluded by saying at a press conference: “Russia must immediately silence its weapons.”

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Zelensky asks Guterres to help evacuate civilians from Azovstal

“they life is in dangerEveryone is important to us, we ask for your help so that we can save them ”: this is how Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky addressed the UN Secretary-General in a telephone conversation Antonio Guterres About the civilians still held in the Azovstal complex. This was reported by the presidential press office in Kyiv. The United Nations is actively involved in organizing humanitarian corridors at the besieged Mariupol steel plant.

Explosions in Kherson

Explosions have been reported in Kherson. Report it on Telegram Ukraina 24.

Bombing in Brovary

“There is information about a missile attack” underway in Brovary. Mayor Ihor Sabuzko announced it on Facebook, according to Ukrinform. “We are trying to find out the details,” he added.

Moscow: “Humanitarian corridor for civilians in Azovstal from Thursday to Saturday”

Moscow announces a three-day ceasefire to allow civilians to be evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol. This was announced by the Russian military leadership, adding that the humanitarian corridor will remain open from Thursday to Saturday and civilians will be able to choose whether to go to the territory controlled by Ukraine or Russia. Interfax reports.

Russian raids on the Dnieper River hit the railway infrastructure

The Russian raids this evening in the Dnieper region and in the city of Dnipro hit the railway infrastructure, but there were no reports of injuries among the workers. This was announced by the head of Ukrzaliznytsia (the company that manages rail transport) on Telegram, as reported by UNIAN. “Russian forces continue to target the railway infrastructure,” Alexander Kamyshin said, adding that “there were no casualties among the railway workers. We will assess the damage after the anti-aircraft alarms are over.

Rocket attacks in Cherkasy and Zaporizhia

Missile attacks were recorded this evening in Cherkasy, Dnipro and Zaporizhzhya, where sirens sounded shortly before. According to the mayor, a missile hit the center of Dnipro and another on the railway tracks.

Hear explosions in Mykolaiv

Explosions were reported in Mykolaiv, Ukraina 24 reports on Telegram.