01.08. In Afghanistan, the Taliban continues to attack government positions. The Taliban fired rockets at Kandahar airport.
01.08. Electronic domestic and foreign passports will be officially used in Ukraine in August. From August 23, they will have the same force as their physical counterparts.
01.08. Andriy Shevchenko resigns as head coach of the Ukrainian national football team. He has led the national team for the past five years.
01.08. UN experts called on all foreign mercenaries and associated private contractors to leave Libya. They said their departure was "long overdue" and is a critical precondition for peaceful elections scheduled for later this year.