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- Ukraine on Tuesday called on NATO member countries meeting in Bucharest to speed up the delivery of weapons and electrical equipment to help the country cope with the damage to its energy infrastructure caused by Russian bombing.
- A meeting of the enlarged G7, held under the German presidency on the sidelines of NATO, pleaded for mobilization in the face of the energy crisis caused by the war. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced $53 million in financial assistance, in addition to another $55 million already released for the purchase of generators, to help Ukraine .
- France will grant a bilateral loan of 100 million euros to help Ukraine, announced on Tuesday, the French Ministry of Economy and Finance. This financial aid is in addition to a loan of 300 million euros granted in March.
- President Zelensky described as “difficult, the situation on the front”Tuesday evening. “Despite huge losses, the occupiers are still trying to advance in the Donetsk region, to gain a foothold in the Luhansk region and they are planning something in the south”he said. “But Ukraine will resist”he assured.
- G7 justice ministers pledged on Tuesday to coordinate to complete investigations into war crimes committed in Ukraineso that their perpetrators are brought to justice.
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