May 23, 2022

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Zhelensky asks if NATO is not led by Russia

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky on Saturday called on NATO to provide more weapons to counter the invasion that began a month ago by Russia.

“What is NATO doing? Is it led by Russia? What are they waiting for? ”The head of state falsely questioned in a video released in the evening.

“We need more weapons,” he said. We must defend not only Ukraine but also other countries in Eastern Europe under the threat of Russian invasion. We made this clear during our talks with our American colleagues in Poland.

According to Volodymyr Zhelensky, “Ukraine needs only 1% of NATO aircraft and 1% of its tanks, and will not ask.” He said his country had been waiting for this help for 31 days since the start of the Russian military invasion.

Eight Russian tanks were destroyed

Ukraine is trying to push back Russian troops on its border. The last bulletin of his staff released today, Sunday morning. The Ukrainian military promises that “seven enemy attacks have been repulsed” and eight Russian tanks have been destroyed in Donbass.

For its part, the Russian Ministry said on March 25 that it had destroyed weapons and ammunition depot rockets in the Cytomir region west of Kiev. A fuel depot near the port city of Mykolayiv (south) was attacked.

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