An analysis of the evidence and the treatment of prisoners at Olenivka indicates a war crime was committed.
The Russian military has shifted its focus from Slovyansk-Karmatorsk to the Donbas, west of Donetsk.
Up to 50 Ukrainian POWs were killed on July 28 in a second alleged war crime ordered by PMC Wagner Group.
If you're expecting massive tank battles fought across a wide front, prepare to be disappointed.
Ukrainian forces make gains in Izyum as the counteroffensive in Kherson gains momentum.
The seaside town of Zatoka was decimated by a Russian cruise missile attack with over 155 homes damaged or destroyed.
Russia also hit the Kanatove air force base in Kirovohrad with 13 cruise missiles.
Russian forces can't hold new gains as attacking troop formations grow smaller and less organized.
Russian forces have not made meaningful territorial gains in Ukraine since July 3rd.
Ukraine is setting conditions for a larger counteroffensive in Kherson while Russia prepares to launch an attack on Bakhmut.