The Kyiv Ministry of Agriculture, citing local media, said that the collapse of the Kakhovka Dam caused about 4 billion euros in damage to Ukraine’s water filtration system and irrigation canals.
Kiev, 4 dead in a Russian attack on Kryvyi Rih
“As a result of the bombing of the city of Kryvyi Rih, four people were killed and 25 others were wounded,” he added. This was stated by the Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office in a message on Telegram. “The fire in a multi-storey building is being extinguished and the rubble is being removed,” the message read, “multi-storey buildings, individuals, a private enterprise, a car company, and cars have suffered severe damage.”
Kiev, 4 billion euros in irrigation damage from the Kakhovka Dam
The Kyiv Ministry of Agriculture, citing local media, announced that the collapse of the Kakhovka Dam caused about 4 billion euros in damage to Ukraine’s water filtration system and irrigation canals. The ministry noted that unless the water supply is restored, agriculture will be impossible in southern Ukraine “in the near future,” explaining that the Kakhovka reservoir was the source of 94% of the irrigation systems in the Kherson region, 74% of those in the Zaporizhzhia region and 30 % of the population of the Dnipropetrovsk region.
Kuleba is an alliance with the West in the defense industry
Yesterday evening, the Ukrainian Minister of Defense said that Ukraine is actively working to form a defense alliance with Western partners that will ensure its continued access to the modern military equipment it needs to confront Russian aggression. According to Kuleba, the Ministry of Strategic Industries and the Ukrainian state defense conglomerate UkrOboronProm will be part of “a serious international event that will give impetus to the creation of a defense industry alliance.” The minister said the defense industry alliance would have two primary goals: to ensure a continuous and reliable supply of Western equipment to Kiev and to facilitate the smooth integration of Ukraine’s military-industrial complex into the broader Western defense industry.