Ukrainian troops report a symbolic success in their counter-offensive in the eastern Kharkiv region: they have at least at one point advanced to the border with Russia.

President Volodymyr Zelenskyj wants to increasingly ask in Africa and Asia for help in the Russian war of aggression against his country.

And the Post of Ukraine is planning a postage stamp to commemorate the band Kalush Orchestra’s unprecedented Eurovision Song Contest victory.

The EU foreign ministers want to discuss the latest developments in the Ukraine war in Brussels on Monday. The meeting is overshadowed by the dispute within the EU over an import ban on Russian oil. The plans for this are hanging in the balance because Hungary is unwilling to support them.