1. US reveals it paused shipment of bombs for Israel of Rafah concerns
- The US paused a bomb shipment for Israel over concerns of a ground operation in Rafah.
- The shipment consisted of 2,000lb and 500lb bombs.
- Israel has not fully addressed the humanitarian needs of civilians in Rafah.

2. Russia ramps up attacks on Ukraine's power plants
- There have been power blackouts after Russian attacks on Ukraine's energy infrastructure.
- President Zelensky said there had been attacks on energy facilities in seven regions.
- Russia has been targeting power plants to disrupt energy supplies to Ukrainians.

3. Russian diplomat to be expelled by UK for spying
- A Russian military intelligence officer will be expelled from the UK.
- There has been closure of several Russian diplomatic premises and new restrictions of diplomatic visas.
- The Kremlin has not publicly responded to the accusations.
1. US reveals it paused shipment of bombs for Israel of Rafah concerns
- The US last week paused a bomb shipment for Israel over concerns it was going ahead with a major ground operation in Rafah.
- The shipment consisted of 2,000lb and 500lb bombs.
- Israel has not fully addressed US concerns over the humanitarian needs of civilians in Rafah.

2. Russia ramps up attacks on Ukraine's power plants
- People have been experiencing power blackouts after the latest wave of Russian attacks on Ukraine's energy infrastructure.
- President Zelensky said there had been missile and drone attacks on critical energy facilities in seven regions.
- Russia has been shifting its strategy - increasingly targeting power plants to try to disrupt energy supplies to Ukrainians.

3. Russian diplomat to be expelled by UK for spying
- A Russian military intelligence officer will be expelled from the UK.
- The closure of several Russian diplomatic premises and new restrictions of diplomatic visas has been announced.
- The Kremlin has not publicly responded to the accusations.

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