Explosions were reported at Russia’s port of Novorossiysk, a significant center on the Black Sea for Russian oil exports. Russia’s Defense Ministry states it pushed back at attack by unmanned Ukrainian sea drones, and ship motion at the port was stopped, according to emergency situation employees and pipeline services mentioned by Reuters.
Ukraine’s militaries stated that 40 clashes with Russian soldiers occurred Thursday which its air defenses shot down 15 Iranian- made Shahed drones.
The Ukrainian Danube Shipping Company structure, harmed by a Russian drone attack, onAug 2, 2023, in southern Ukraine’s Odesa area.
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Meanwhile, worldwide leaders continue to prompt Russia to go back to the Black Sea grain offer, with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken contacting Moscow to end its “blackmail” over international food materials. Since Russia’s withdrawal from the humanitarian effort in July, it has actually released attacks on numerous Ukrainian ports holding grain materials set for export, and harmed or damaged food storage and export facilities.