Ukraine: The war between Russia and Ukraine is not going away. Meanwhile, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has warned the world about Russia’s nuclear attack. He said the world needed to be prepared for a Russian nuclear attack.
“We should not wait for the moment when Russia decides to use nuclear weapons,” Zelensky told Ukrainian journalists in Kiev, according to AFP. We should prepare for this in advance. Russia can use any weapon, I am absolutely sure about that. Shelters will need anti-radiation drugs and air-raid shelters.
The Russia-Ukraine war has lasted more than 90 days. Russia is taking tough action in response to Western sanctions. Russia’s foreign ministry has banned 10 British diplomats, including Britain’s PM Boris Johnson and Foreign Secretary Liz Truss. These people will no longer be able to enter Russia. Russia’s foreign ministry said in a statement that the decision was taken “because of the hostile attitude of Britain”.
An air alert has been issued across Ukraine in anticipation of an air strike from Russia. People are advised to go to the nearest shelter. Air strikes can occur at any time.
More than a million people in the Ukrainian city of Mariupol have no food. This information is provided by the UN. Ukraine’s Irpin is in dire straits. Here 51% of the buildings have been destroyed. According to Irpin Mayor Alexander Markushin, more than 1,000 buildings have been damaged.
Another Russian general was killed in a counter-attack by Ukrainian forces. According to St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Baglov, Major General Vladimir Frolov was killed in battle. He was buried in St. Petersburg on Saturday. At least six Russian generals have been killed so far in the Ukraine war.
Russia has taken a more aggressive stance towards Ukraine, while the United States, which has been helping Ukraine militarily, has also been warned. Ukrainian President Zelensky has acknowledged that more than 2,000 of his troops have been killed and more than 10,000 wounded in the fighting. Britain has said it is determined to help Ukraine after several British leaders, including PM Johnson, were banned from traveling.
Reacting to the Russian Foreign Minister’s announcement, Scottish Minister Nicola Sturgeon said Putin was a war criminal and would not be afraid to criticize him and his regime. Scotland pledged all possible efforts to isolate and punish Russia, to take the strongest possible action and to support the people of Ukraine. Ukraine has claimed that Kharkiv was attacked by Russia with cruise missiles. Two were killed and at least 15 were injured.
Kiev was also hit by a series of missile attacks from Russia, in which one person was killed and several others were injured. In an update to the Telegram, the city’s mayor, Vitaly Klitsko, said air security had tried to rescue people, but that the enemy was too cruel. The Kremlin will extend sanctions against British politicians in what is being called a wave of anti-Russian frenzy. Leaders including Dominic Robb, Grant Shops, Preeti Patel, Rishi Sunak, Quasi Quartag, Nadine Doris, James Happy, Nicola Sturgeon, Suela Brewerman, Boris Johnson, Liz Truss have all been blacklisted. US President Joe Biden has approved િયન 200 million in military aid to Ukraine. These include 11 helicopters, 12 howitzer cannons and 200 switchblade drones. At least 10 people have been killed so far in Russian attacks in Kharkiv. Including a 6-month-old baby. Also 3 people have been injured.