A Russian oil tanker has been Struck by a naval surface attack drone roughly 30 Miles from the Kerch Strait. The “SIG” is one of several Russian-Flagged Oil tankers who were sanctioned by the U.S. government due to the Russian invasion of Crimea in 2014 and has reportedly been used in the transport of oil products from Syria to ports in Crimea and Russia for years.
Ukrainian naval drones manage to penetrate the area near Novorossiysk and heavily damaged the Project 775 war/landing ship Olenegorsky Gornyk. Later that day it was towed to the port floating on its side.
In Velyka Novosylka axis Ukrainian units keeping pressure on Urozhaine and being targeted with incendiary munitions inside Staromaiors’ke.
China will take part in the meeting on Ukraine, held in Saudi Arabia, the country’s Foreign Affairs Ministry confirmed. China will be represented by Eurasian Affairs Representative Li Hui.
Ukraine returned the bodies of 44 fallen defenders. This was announced by the Commissioner for Missing Persons Oleg Kotenko.