Russia is going to capture Kiev. Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine, continues to report from the capital.
- After the attack Russia* On top of that Ukraine* The struggle for the capital Kiev erupted.
- Volodymyr Zhelensky is also in Kiev. President of Ukraine addresses US President via video message Joe Biden*, President of Russia Vladimir Putin* And to the people of his country.
- What is Volodymyr Zelenskyy? All news about Conflict in Ukraine* And where is the President of Ukraine in our live ticker.
+++ 8.39pm: Volodymyr Zelenskyy accuses Russia of “genocide” in the war against Ukraine. The head of state wrote on Twitter on Saturday evening that the UN Security Council should classify Russia’s actions as “genocide”. Moreover, Russia should be deprived of the right to vote in the UN Security Council. Selenskiz had previously spoken to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.
Despite the lack of evidence, Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the neighboring country of eastern Ukraine of committing massive crimes against ethnic Russians. “The so-called civilized world wants to ignore the genocide committed by Kiev in Donbass,” he said recently. Four lakh people have been affected. Putin ordered an invasion of Ukraine on Thursday.
Zelenskyj vowed to his comrades in the long battles against Russian troops. “We will fight for as long as it takes to liberate the country.” Even if children are born in shelters and shelling continues, “these people have no chance of the enemy in war.
Ukraine conflict: President Selensky comments on German arms supplies
+++ 7.48pm: President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zhelensky welcomed the supply of arms to Ukraine announced by Germany. “Germany announces supply of anti-tank grenades and stinger missiles to Ukraine. Continue, Federal President Olaf Scholes! Anti-war coalition in operation!” Zelenskyy wrote on Twitter.
Ukrainian President Selensky announces war
+++ 3:19 pm: According to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky, tens of thousands of Russian troops are now occupying Ukraine. “There are more than 100,000 infiltrators in our country,” the head of state wrote on Twitter on Saturday. “They are secretly firing on residential buildings.” He called on the UN to extend urgent political support to Ukraine. Appealed to the Security Council. “Stop the attackers together!”
Ukrainian President Zhelensky reports: “Fighting continues”
+++ 1:05 pm: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky has spoken again. In a new video message, he spoke about the ongoing fighting in Kiev and other parts of the country. In a five-minute speech on Saturday, Zelenskyj said, “Fighting continues in many cities and parts of our country. He warned that Russian troops should capture Kiev and install their toys here. However, so far, the capital and other cities of strategic importance are under the control of the Ukrainian military.” , Zelenskyj accuses Russia of attacking Ukrainian settlements, and Moscow denies it.
The inclusion of his country in the European Union was also discussed in the video message. Accordingly, the President of Ukraine spoke in support of his country’s EU membership – currently a hopeless attempt. He also called for the exclusion of Russia from Germany and Hungary International Banking Contact Network Swift* Before. The European Union and the United States have already imposed severe sanctions in retaliation for the Russian occupation of Ukraine.
Ukraine conflict: Volodymyr Zhelensky puts forward demands of the EU from Kiev
+++ 9.40 am: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky has called on his country to join the European Union. Until now, Ukraine’s EU membership has been denied. However, according to Selenskyj, he is now discussing with EU Council President Charles Michel the “more effective assistance” and the “heroic struggle for the free future of the Ukrainians”.
If Ukraine is allowed into the EU, an agreement with Russia will not be possible – according to experts. However, Selensky stuck to his claim. “This is an important moment to end the long-running debate and to decide on Ukraine’s membership in the European Union,” Zelenskyy said on Twitter.
Ukraine conflict: Volodymyr Zhelensky called for protests in Kiev
+++ 7:58 am: Volodymyr Zelenskyj spoke again a few minutes ago. In a new video, the President of Ukraine addresses the people of his country. Meanwhile, the Russian military continues to attack Kiev.
In a video showing Zelenskyi on the streets of the Ukrainian capital, the president again urges his comrades to oppose the Russian invasion. “Our weapon is real,” Zhelensky said.
|Position||President of Ukraine|
|To change||44 years old (born January 25, 1978)|
|Wife||Olena Selenska (Seat 2003)|
|Children||Alexandra Selenskaya, Grill Selensky|
+++ Update, 7:30 p.m .: Both Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky and the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense have called on the Ukrainian people to oppose the advancing Russian army. “Do you have drones? Give them to an experienced military pilot!” Read a post on the Department of Defense’s Facebook page.
Selensky lives in Kiev, where he struggles hard with his family. The Ukrainian president said he had no intention of leaving the city. In a video, he said he wanted to refute the fake news spread that he had left the country. “I’m here.” The country must be protected. “Glory to Ukraine!”
Ukraine conflict – Volodymyr Zhelensky speaks from Kiev
First Report: KIEV – In the midst of Russia’s attack on Ukraine, President Volodymyr Zelenskyj speaks. The Ukrainian president is said to have said goodbye to his EU colleagues in a video chat. “This may be the last time you see me alive,” Zhelensky said. This was reported by the American news website Axios and the Financial Times.
The 44-year-old Ukrainian head of state is said to be staying in Kiev. The capital is surrounded by Russian troops. Street fights are already being reported in many parts of the city. Zelenskyj is said to be in a secret bunker somewhere in the center of the city. In talks with EU leaders, the president said he would like to stay in Kiev under all circumstances. He made serious allegations against Russia. “They want to destroy Ukraine politically by overthrowing our head of state,” Zhelensky said. “I’ll be number one.”
Ukraine conflict: Volodymyr Zhelensky accuses the West of inaction
A few hours later, Volodymyr Zhelensky released another video. It was recorded on the streets of Kiev at night. The President of Ukraine appears in this video along with four other members of his cabinet. “We are here. We are in Kiev. We are defending Ukraine,” Zhelensky said in a short video with a firm expression on his face.
Earlier, Volodymyr Selenskyj had leveled serious allegations against the European Union and NATO. At the start of the invasion from Russia, the Ukrainian president said, “We are defending our country alone.” But Selenskyj was particularly critical of the United States *. “The most powerful country in the world sees from a safe distance,” says Zelenskyj. At the same time, he appealed to all “Europeans with war experience.” They must “ignore the inaction of their governments” and go to Ukraine to take part in the struggle against Russia. (Daniel Tillman) * fr.de is an offer from IPPEN.MEDIA
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