President Joe Biden’s administration is readying about $800 million of additional military aid to Ukraine and could announce it as soon as Friday, three sources familiar with the matter told
A sabotage was carried out on the railway near Moscow, as a result of which the railway equipment was put out of order, – reported expert Alexey Golobutsky
Blasts have taken place in the vicinity of the Belbek military airport in Crimea, local sources – Reuters
Sirens in Kiev
Russian air defense shot down an aggressive drone on approach to the largest airfield in Crimea
Daggers deployed to the border with NATO can unexpectedly hit any NATO decision-making center
The “Daggers” located in the Kaliningrad region can at any moment hit the decision-making centers.
The Kinzhal hypersonic missile systems deployed to the Kaliningrad region to carry out constant combat duty can be used for operational strikes against decision-making centers that coordinate Kyiv’s actions. Given the range of such missiles, almost any point in Europe can become a target, and, obviously, the appearance of Russian “Daggers” on the border with NATO is the best demonstration by Russia of its intentions to stop any unfriendly actions and threats.
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An ammunition depot caught fire in Belgorod, Russia, 30 kilometers from the border with Ukraine.
In the Belgorod region, another fire broke out at an ammunition depot. The explosions turned out to be so serious that it was necessary to announce the evacuation of residents of at least two settlements, while in a few hours the situation on the spot turned out to be critical – explosions could be observed even from the territory of Ukraine and the LPR.
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SCARED: LITHUANIAN PRESIDENT AND SPANISH PM’S CONFERENCE STOPPED BECAUSE RUSSIAN PLANES ARE CLOSE
‼️A senior administration official told @politico the U.S. supports strikes on #Crimea if Kyiv deems them necessary. “Any target they choose to pursue on sovereign Ukrainian soil is by definition self-defense”. The official added: “Crimea is #Ukraine.”— Ostap Yarysh (@OstapYarysh) August 18, 2022
⚡️ New explosion just seen in Mizhvodne, Crimea, making this the 4th explosion or significant strike in this past week. It is approximately 135km from the front, meaning outside of GMLRS range from HIMARS/MLRS. pic.twitter.com/NohHHpEyye— CJ (@CasualArtyFan) August 18, 2022
Russia just ordered its staff to leave Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant
BREAKING: Russia just ordered its staff to leave Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant<a href="https://t.co/HeelqiX4rBhttps://t.co/HeelqiX4rB>— Jack Posobiec 🇺🇸 (@JackPosobiec) August 18, 2022