Ukraine: The war between Russia and Ukraine now threatens the use of chemical weapons. Ukraine’s President Zelensky has warned that Russia could use chemical weapons against Ukraine. He called on the West to impose tougher sanctions to prevent such a possible attack. Zelensky’s warning comes at a time when some unconfirmed reports indicate that chemical weapons were used in Mariupol, in southern Ukraine.
“We are taking this very seriously,” Zelensky said in a video message. I would like to remind the world leaders that the possible use of chemical weapons by Russia has been discussed. At the time, this meant that it was imperative to respond more aggressively and quickly to Russian aggression. Zelensky did not say whether chemical weapons were used.
The United States and Britain say they are “deeply concerned” by the reports. It claims that the Russian military used chemical weapons to attack the port of Mariupol. Ukraine’s Azov Regiment said three soldiers were wounded in the “poisonous” attack. However, there is currently no evidence of the use of chemical weapons. An official from the Biden administration said the United States was providing life-saving equipment to Ukraine. Which could be used to eliminate Russia’s potential chemical and biological weapons. That’s according to a Reuters report. According to the report, many equipments have been delivered. The European Union says imposing more sanctions on Russia is an option.