Misc. News and Reports 8/28/22 PM

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How long?
Russia can cut off gas to Europe for a year without damaging its economy, Bloomberg writes.
At current prices for natural gas, the country can earn up to $20 billion per quarter despite a reduction in exports.
(Sputnik)

Unconfirmed reports #Russia are now moving tactical nukes to #Crimea.

Ukrainian intelligence: Russia has no more than 45% of its missiles left.
Vadym Skibitskyi of the Defense Ministry’s Intelligence Directorate also said Russia has a “difficult situation” with its Kalibr missiles and “about 20% or less” of its Iskander ballistic missiles left. (unverified)

The government of Ukraine will implement a mandatory evacuation of parts of the population in #Kharkiv, #Zaporizhzhya and #Mykolaiv regions. This will affect at least 500,000 people, deputy PM of #Ukraine says

The United States increased the volume of military aid supplies to Ukraine by sea.
Journalists reported that this method of transportation allows delivering much larger volumes of military aid to Ukraine. At the same time, WP expressed confidence that the expansion of maritime arms supplies indicates that the United States is expecting a protracted crisis in Ukraine. Washington may be preparing for the fact that the conflict will not end “for many more months and even years.”
http://scooptrade.com/the-united-states-increased-the-volume-of-military-aid-supplies-to-ukraine-by-sea/

23 dead and 140 wounded in Tripoli, Libya clashes today.

3 Dutch soldiers shot outside hotel in Indianapolis Three Dutch commandos in the United States for training exercises were wounded in a shooting outside their hotel in Indianapolis on Friday night, the Dutch Defense Ministry said.

US 🇺🇸 B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers all the way from North Dakota are currently operating out of the UK 🇬🇧.
Recently they conducted low-approach flyovers over NATO Allies: Croatia 🇭🇷; down the Adriatic coast of Montenegro 🇲🇪; North Macedonia 🇲🇰; and Albania 🇦🇱.

Raytheon gets $182M to build NASAMS missile systems for Ukraine <a href="https://t.co/7ojHBmTLMFhttps://t.co/7ojHBmTLMF&gt; via @Defense Brief— EndGameWW3 🇺🇸 (@EndGameWW3) August 27, 2022

A multi-coloured scarf cloud or ‘pileus’ was spotted above a city in southern China. pic.twitter.com/DgDLm9rGYo— Press TV (@PressTV) August 28, 2022

NEW: “I think the circumstances of his death are extremely suspicious,” says Bill Browder, the formerly Moscow-based American financier who became a crusader for sanctions after the killing of his Russian lawyer, Sergei Magnitsky. <a href="https://t.co/Q5MU0A2vcR

https://t.co/Q5MU0A2vcR>— The Intellectualist (@highbrow_nobrow) August 27, 2022

“Next is artillery with a range of 150 km”: John Herbst, director of the Eurasian Center of the Atlantic Council, spoke about new arms deliveries from the United States.

Fire at Biggest US Midwest (Whiting, Indiana) Refinery Threatens Fuel Supplies
Wholesale diesel and gasoline prices jump throughout Midwest
BP still working to assess damage and determine unit restarts

Miami starts gun buy back program to support Ukraine war!
https://imgur.com/tON00e1

Large missile attack underway in Western Ukraine.
Explosions reported on Tele in Rivne and Lvov.

⚡️ Cherkasy, Zhytomyr, Kyiv, Volyn, Rivne, Chernihiv, Sumy, Vinnytsia, Kirovograd, Khmelnitsky, Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi, Zakarpattia, Lviv and Ternopil regions, air raid alert! – Regional Military Administration.

Proceed to the shelters! pic.twitter.com/jcxT2Ipghr— Flash (@Flash43191300) August 28, 2022

Ukrainians hijacked a Russian drone to the surprise of its operators, live on camera 😂 Slight panic at the end as Russians realise their location is not safe anymore pic.twitter.com/eusMAXLYSv— Dmitri (@wartranslated) August 27, 2022

This winter, Europe risks unrest due to energy shortages and rising prices. This situation has developed due to the inattention of the EU. It was necessary to take the signals sent by the Kremlin more seriously.

🚨 The queue for water in #Donetsk. pic.twitter.com/iel4bNIyJC— Breaking News 24/7 (@Worldsource24) August 27, 2022

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