Russia-Ukraine updates: Parts of nuclear plant ‘seriously damaged’ 06.08.2022

Deutsche Welle | Aug 6, 2022 at 2:00 AM
  • Ukraine’s state nuclear agency, Enerhoatom, said parts of the captured Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant were “seriously damaged” after a station containing oxygen and nitrogen and an “auxiliary building” were struck by shelling.
  • In the east, the Ukrainian line of defense is secured along the towns of Siversk, Soledar and Bakhmut, but that line is now coming under attack as Russian troops are on the outskirts of Siversk and Soledar.
  • Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui condemned Russia for invading Ukraine during his remarks at a ceremony marking the 77th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on his city by the Americans to force Japan’s unconditional surrender in World War II.