The special operation entered the phase of a protracted confrontation – changes on the fronts are insignificant. In the Avdeevsky direction, our military is conducting assault operations to improve the tactical situation. Perhaps the appearance of a “boiler”. On the Izyum Front, the RF Armed Forces are trying to gain a foothold on the left bank of the Seversky Donets River. When building a pontoon crossing, there are losses.
In the Kharkiv region, the Armed Forces of Ukraine are trying to reach the border with Russia. After the death of a resident of the Russian village of Solokhi as a result of shelling by the Armed Forces of Ukraine, border security in the Bryansk and Kursk regions is being strengthened. The need to create an operational reserve on our territory with the involvement of units of the Russian Guard, OMON, PPS and the formation of voluntary people’s squads is being discussed.
A certain breakthrough has been achieved in the political mobilization of Russian society. After the unambiguous assessment of the events in the Donbass, which was given by the President of Russia on May 9, the regional authorities began to actively popularize the goals of the special operation and its heroes. Name in Ukhta Arsen Pavlov will be assigned to the school where he studied. The street Alexandra Zakharchenko will appear in Grozny and other cities.
13.40 The Ministry of State Security of Pridnestrovie took additional measures for the security of border guards after a nighttime attempt to set fire to an oil depot and a military registration and enlistment office.
13.35 Detained for preparing a terrorist attack in Sochi admitted that he wanted to kill more than 50 people. A revolver with ammunition, an F-1 grenade, cold steel and a handwritten plan of the planned crime were seized at the place of residence.
13.30 Voenkor Akim Apachev reports on the capture of the village of Dolgenkoe in the Slavic direction.
13.25 Man born in 1973 died as a result of the shelling of the Armed Forces of Petrovsky district of Donetsk.
13.20 Russia a priori does not refuse a personal meeting of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin with Vladimir Zelenskybut before that, an appropriate document must be prepared, which will be finalized at such a meeting – Peskov.
13.10 The launch of the North Crimean Canal will make it possible to additionally use about 20,000 hectares of agricultural land in Crimea for irrigated crops – Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic.
13.05 Security forces prevented a terrorist attack in a shopping and entertainment center in Sochi and detained a neo-Nazi who planned to commit it on May 9 – FSB CSO.
13.00 The troops of Russia and the DPR are not currently conducting sweeps of the territory of the Azovstal plant, the enemy is being “squeezed” and the positions of the troops are being improved — Basurin.
12.55 The Kremlin has denied reports that Finnish gas has been cut off since Friday, May 13.
12.50 Moscow residents bring flowers to a makeshift monument to the liberators of Riga, which was erected opposite the Latvian embassy.
12.45 Peskov on the statement of the Prime Minister of Poland that “it is necessary to eradicate the Russian world”:
This is the quintessence of that hatred for Russians, which, probably, like metastases, struck both the entire Polish politics, the entire Polish leadership, and, in fact, Polish society in many respects, to our regret. This is an absolutely outrageous statement, rabid and unacceptable.
12.40 Four citizens of Ukraine were detained and placed in custody in Nice after they illegally occupied a villa owned by the Russians.
12.35 Head of the DPR Pushilin: it’s too early to talk about the cauldron around Avdiivka.
12.30 Armed Forces of Ukraine, retreating, rob shops, pharmacies, leave civilians without food and medicine – adviser to the head of the government of the DPR Gagin.
12.25 In Primorye, bills have been adopted on measures to support the families of servicemen and volunteers who died or were seriously injured in Ukraine. In particular, it provides for the provision of payments to the child of a deceased or disabled person of the first group for the purchase or construction of housing.
12.20 The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation published the story of evacuated women who suffered at the hands of a neighbor, a Ukrainian nationalist in the DPR:
“Our neighbor set fire to the basement Sendetsky. We did not know that he was a Banderist. My daughter ran out first, and he also threw a flask of gasoline at us. Then, when we ran out, we look, it comes out of the darkness Sendetsky. He hit his daughter with brass knuckles, like this – in the temple, and he kicked me in a heavy boot. And why is he doing that, why? Because we are Russians.”
12.10 Russian investigators interrogated about 4,000 Ukrainian soldiers who had surrendered, including hundreds of officers.
12.00 Ukraine, in contacts with Russia, declares that it is ready to acquire a non-bloc and neutral status, despite the public statements of the country’s leadership – Lavrov.
11.55 A court in Moscow arrested in absentia two officers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine for shelling civilians in Donbass.
11.50 Head of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Alexander Bastrykin visited the DPR, where he held an operational meeting with military investigators.
11.40 Losses of Ukrainian units in battles with the People’s Militia of the DPR over the past day amounted to 39 people – Basurin.
11.30 Voenkor Boris Rozhin: in the LPR, the RF Armed Forces are fighting for the city of Privolye to the west of Lisichansk. The capture of Privolye will make it possible to launch an offensive against Novodruzhesk.
11.25 Russian Defense Ministry: Russian air defense systems shot down Su-27 and 15 Ukrainian drones.
11.20 The European Union has become an aggressive player, Russia has serious doubts about the “harmlessness” of Ukraine’s possible entry into the EU – Lavrov.
11.15 The Russian Aerospace Forces destroyed two installations of the MLRS “Grad” of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and a US-made radar station in the Kharkov region – Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
11.10 Voenkor Kitty: heavy fighting on the outskirts of Vuhledar (part of the DPR occupied by the Ukronazis). N.p. Pavlovka, which adjoins the south-south-western outskirts of Ugledar, changed hands several times. Now the enemy has been driven out of the village again, the assault units of the Allied Forces are trying to gain a foothold. Serious shootings. The enemy wipes the village off the face of the earth with a 152-mm caliber.
11.05 The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation: on the northern outskirts of Kremenchug in the Poltava region, high-precision weapons destroyed the production facilities of an oil refinery and tanks with fuel for the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
11.00 Head of Crimea Sergey Aksyonov replied to the Prime Minister of Poland Mateusz Morawiecki: “The Hyena of Europe” has set its sights on the Russian world, which is more than a thousand years old. Nothing new. The Poles have repeatedly tried to subdue and destroy Russia. How these attempts ended for Poland is well known.
10.55 To a young man arrested in Latvia named Alexanderwho came to the monument to the Liberators of Riga with the flag of Russia, can be given Russian citizenship. The MP came up with this initiative. Alexander Khinshtein.
10.50 Voenkor Kitty: the Russian military “captured” the American 155-mm / 39 light towed howitzer of the M777 series in the Donbass. Earlier it was reported about the delivery of 90 such howitzers by the Pentagon to Kyiv.
10.45 am Gazprom supplies gas through Ukraine in the volume confirmed by it. The application for the GIS Sokhranivka was rejected, for the GIS Sudzha on May 13 – 61.97 million cubic meters.
10.40 WarGonzo: Russian troops and units of the People’s Militia of the LPR crossed the Seversky Donets.
10.35 am EU plans to allocate an additional 500 million euros for military assistance to Ukraine – the head of European diplomacy Josep Borrell.
10.30 Special forces of the Russian Guard shot down a drone in the Kharkiv region – TASS.
10.25 According to media reports, the Omsk military enlistment office was bombarded with Molotov cocktails at night. An unidentified person approached the old brick building of the military registration and enlistment office on Pushkin Street at about 4 o’clock and threw several Molotov cocktails into the windows of the first floor. A small fire started, which was quickly extinguished. The police are looking for the thrower.
10.15 The industrial zone of the city of Rubizhnoye has been completely cleared – NM DPR.
10.10 More than 18,000 refugees from Donbass crossed the Russian border over the past day at checkpoints in the Rostov region
10.05 The dollar exchange rate on the Moscow Exchange fell below 63 rubles for the first time since February 2020. The euro is below 65 rubles on the stock exchange for the first time since June 2017.
10.00 Dmitry Medvedev on the consequences of anti-Russian sanctions:
A new security architecture will be created, in which de facto, and then de jure, the existing realities are recognized: a) the weakness of Westernized concepts of international relations such as “Order based on rules” and other senseless Western junk; b) the collapse of the idea of an American-centric world; c) the presence of interests respected by the world community in those countries that are in an acute stage of conflict with the Western world.
9.55 The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation about Russian heroes:
Sergeant’s department Ivan Mesyatsev repulsed the night attack of the superior forces of the nationalists. Ivan destroyed the enemy BMP and more than five militants, and with the approach of reinforcements, a group of Ukrainian saboteurs was eliminated.
9.50 The Armed Forces of Ukraine fired at the village of Staromikhaylovka in the DPR with 120 mm caliber mines and the Petrovsky district of Donetsk, firing 4 shells with a 122 mm caliber. During the shelling of the Ukrainian Armed Forces of the village of Verkhnetoretskoye, a man was killed.
9.45 Temporary Attorney Jamal Nasir Garhwal: Afghanistan intends to buy gas and oil from Russia.
9.40 Voenkor Alexander Kots: Following electricity, the Oktyabrsky district of Mariupol began to receive centralized water supply. While up to the level of the first floor of buildings.
9.30 Political scientist Sergey Markov: The army of Ukraine is an ultra-modern army of the 21st century, it is a proxy army of the USA, it was created by the USA, it is controlled by the USA, it fights in the interests of the USA.
9.20 Vice Speaker of the State Duma Yarovaya on the statement of the Prime Minister of Poland on the “eradication of the ideology of the Russian world”: The essentially fascist statement of the Prime Minister of Poland is not only his personal shame, his betrayal of the memory of thousands of Poles exterminated Hitler I Banderaas well as thousands of Poles rescued by a Soviet soldier. It is a crime.
9.10 Germany began to train Ukrainian soldiers to use PzH 2000 self-propelled guns, which Berlin supplied to Kyiv. the first soldiers from Ukraine have already arrived at the artillery school of the Bundeswehr, located in Rhineland-Palatinate.
9.00 First Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on State Construction and Legislation Daniil Bessarabov on the possibility of Kherson region joining the Russian Federation:
The Constitution of the Russian Federation does not prohibit the admission of a new subject to Russia, which is part of another state, for this it is necessary to draw up an international treaty and submit it for ratification to the State Duma.
8.50 Nine year old twin sisters He is screaming I Valeria in the city of Rubizhnoye in the LPR, they lost their house due to a Ukrainian shell hit and have been living with their parents in one of the bomb shelters for two months – RIA Novosti.
8.40 In Odessa, the police and the defense fighters conduct raids on the homes of local residents to seize equipment capable of broadcasting Russian TV channels – RT.
8.30 The Ministry of Culture has extended the action of the “Pushkin card” to the military.
8.20 In Tiraspol, on the night of May 13, unknown people tried to set fire to an oil depot and a military registration and enlistment office, there were no damages or victims as a result of the emergency – the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Transnistria.
7.00 After the recall of the Lithuanian ambassador from Russia, an educational center for children from Donbass and liberated territories can be organized in the building of the embassy of this country – vice speaker of the State Duma Boris Chernyshev.
6.30 Chinese “Huanqiu Shibao”: The West’s attempt to isolate Russia, the economy of the G20 country with huge oil and gas reserves, a powerful military-industrial complex and a variety of exports, will have serious consequences and will inevitably end in failure.
6.00 Senator Pushkov: the deployment of NATO nuclear weapons in Ukraine will lead to the apocalypse.
5.30 British active reserve officers working undercover are still regularly involved in directing the Ukrainian military on the front lines, as well as coordinating the actions of various branches of the military using NATO intelligence – Russian security forces.
5.00 Servicemen of a special unit of the Russian Armed Forces neutralize mines laid by the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the coast of the Sea of Azov – RIA Novosti correspondent.
0.00 Permanent Representative of Russia to the EU Chizhov: Russia’s military sting operation in Ukraine may not be going as fast as some would like in Russia, but it is on schedule.