Russia excludes diplomatic agreements to end the war. The Zaporizhzhia emergency at the UN

Gennady Gatilov, Russia’s representative to the UN in Geneva, rules out diplomatic agreements to end the war. The EU evaluates the training of Kiev's forces and unleashes the wrath of Moscow. Today the UN meets for the emergency at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

  centrale-nucleare-zaporizhzhia The situation of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant ends at the UN Photo Video

After the latest attack near the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, which resulted in one death, Russia has requested and obtained a meeting of the UN Security Council for today. Gennady Gatilov, Kremlin representative to the United Nations, excludes diplomatic solutions to the conflict and foresees a long war. The EU evaluates the training of Kiev's soldiers, unleashing Moscow's anger. An ESM study alarms Italy: a stop of Russian gas would impact 2.5% of GDP. - Photo | video

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A LONG WAR - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan seems the only one left to still believe in a solution to the Ukrainian invasion and to want a direct meeting between Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky: 'Everyone is witness to our efforts in the diplomatic field - he said at the end of the council. of ministers - Being able to send Ukrainian wheat all over the world was crucial. Now the same attitude must be replicated in other areas. Our goal is to bring Putin and Zelensky together ”. But everything seems to lead in a very different direction. Gennady Gatilov, representative of Russia at the UN in Geneva, speaking to the Financial Times, says in fact: “Now I do not see any possibility of diplomatic contacts. And the more the conflict goes on, the more difficult it will be to find a diplomatic solution ”.

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WAR FRONT - Kiev takes stock of its fallen soldiers: according to Valeriy Zaluzhny, commander-in-chief of the armed forces of Ukraine, there are almost 9,000. The situation in Lugansk is particularly thorny, where the governor Sergej Gaidai does not hide his concerns that the pro-Russians are recruiting all men, as he reveals on Facebook: 'I have repeatedly denounced the methods used by the occupiers to mobilize by force men of draft age. Now there is hardly anyone left who can work, as in the Dovzhansk mine, from where 430 workers have been mobilized, and it will soon reach the point that women will not be able to marry anyone ”. Meanwhile, the number of victims caused by Russian missiles launched on 17 August on an apartment building in Kharkiv rises to 19. According to the Washington Post, the Pentagon is sending other weapons and equipment to Ukraine for close-range combat: in particular, the newspaper explains, for an offensive against the port city of Kherson. But Moscow’s wrath has been unleashed above all by the EU’s decision to evaluate the training of Kiev’s forces, as stated by the head of EU foreign policy, Josep Borrell. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova wrote on Telegram: “We have to say things as they are: the EU will create training camps for terrorists and Nazi militants of the Kiev regime. Even 100 years ago, Europeans did not immediately understand what fascism was. Then they understood but it was too late ”.

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THE UN AND THE NUCLEAR POWER PLANT - A new Ukrainian attack on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant has prompted Moscow to request an urgent meeting at the UN Security Council. Yesterday afternoon, Vladimir Rogov, a member of the main administration council of the occupied region, in fact sounded the alarm: “Zelensky's militants are attacking Enerhodar with heavy artillery! Attacks have been recorded in the area with American long-range artillery weapons, one civilian was killed, another received a shrapnel wound in the chest, medical specialists are fighting for his life. ' After the Russian request, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, who managed to mediate for the Istanbul export agreements, said: 'The same commitment to dialogue and results must be applied to the critical situation of the nuclear power plant in Istanbul. Zaporozhzhia. I reiterate that the United Nations has the logistical and security capabilities in Ukraine to support a mission of the International Atomic Energy Agency from Kiev to Zaporozhzhia. And we continue the relentless search for peace in Ukraine and around the world, in line with the United Nations Charter and international law ”. The meeting at the UN will be held today.

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L’ALLARME DEL GAS - An analysis by three economists of the European Stability Mechanism (Mes), Angela Capolongo, Michael Kuhl and Vlad Skovorodov, estimates that the stop to supplies of Russian gas will impact the economies of the eurozone by 1.7% of GDP. The most affected, however, would be Germany and Italy, for which the impact on GDP would be even 2.5%.