CNBC's Live Blog on the Ukraine War. The weekend marked the 500th day of combat since Russia's devastating invasion began on February 24, 2022. Kyiv launched a counteroffensive against Moscow in the last few weeks. On July 8, 2023, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy attended a prayer for peace in Ukraine at Lviv.
U.S. president Joe Biden (Left), with British prime minister Rishi Sunak, at 10 Downing Street in 2023.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke at the Strong Ideas for The New Times Forum in Moscow on June 29, 2023. President Putin attended an annual forum hosted by the Agency for Strategic Initiatives.
Dmitry Peskov, Kremlin spokesperson, attends the meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian Premiere at the Kremlin on May 25, 2023.
"You are aware of the Russian Federation's absolutely consistent and clear position that Ukraine joining NATO will have extremely negative consequences for Europe's security architecture. The security architecture is already half-destroyed. Dmytro Kuleba, Ukrainian Foreign Minister, speaks at a NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, April 7, 2022, during a press conference amid Russia's invasion.
After intensive discussions, NATO allies reached consensus to remove MAP from Ukraine’s path to NATO membership. On June 21, 2023, Turkish President Recep T. Tayyip Erdoan delivers a speech at the Turkish Grand National Assembly's group session in Ankara.
The ministry stated that it is possible that as much as 50 percent of Russian combat deaths could have been avoided with the proper use of first aid. The weekend marked 500 days since Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine on February 24, 2022. On July 10, 2023, British Prime Minister Rishi Sunder and US President Joe Biden will meet at Downing Street for an official gathering.
Joe Biden, the U.S. president, arrived in London Sunday. He will meet British Prime Minister Rishi Sunderak. On July 10, 2023, in Vilnius Lithuania, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Lithuanian president Gitanas Nuseda spoke to the media before the 2023 NATO Summit.
On June 19, 2023, Ukrainian soldiers of the 60th Battalion of Territorial Defense fire rounds at Russian positions using an S60 antiaircraft canon mounted on a truck outside Bakhmut in Ukraine.
On June 17, 2023 during the Russian invasion of Ukraine, a Ukrainian soldier from the 28th Separate Mechanized Brigade fired towards Russian positions near the town Bakhmut in the Donetsk Region.
On October 17, 2022, firefighter conducts work in Kyiv after the Russian drone attack. Authorities reported that at least four separate explosions could be heard in Kyiv.
In the Europa, the EU Council headquarters, on June 29, 2023, Jens Stoltenberg speaks to the media before the start of the day's first summit of the EU.
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