President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky It announced this Saturday that it will impose 185 constraints Against hundreds of companies and 3 individuals for supporting and funding Vladimir Putin’s forces.
The package of sanctions announced this Saturday reaches companies and traders who have carried out the transport Military personnel and supplies By train on behalf ofOccupancy status”. This includes Belarusian companies Participants in transportation activities.
“Your assets in Ukraine are frozen and available assets will be used for our protection. We will work to ensure that other countries use a similar blockade,” the Ukrainian president said.
Zelensky thanked all allies for their cooperation and strengthening Sanctions against RussiaAs well as researchers who exposed the patterns used The Kremlin Avoid actions.
The Prime Minister of Ukraine also reiterated his demand Russia should be excluded from the 2024 Paris OlympicsSo he would have sent an important letter International sports federations Government should be formed on the decision International Olympic Committee, Plans to re-enlist Russian athletes.
“If Russian athletes appear in international competitions, It’s only a matter of time before they start using terrorist symbols to justify Russia’s aggression.”Zelensky said.
Regarding the recent Russian attacks on the country, the Ukrainian president issued three statements deaths and 14 injured After the Russian bombardment with anti-missiles Residential buildings In Kostiantynivka, region Donetsk.
Faced with an onslaught by the Russians, Zelensky asked to send in his international allies Long-range missiles.
“It is possible to stop this Russian terrorism if we provide enough missile forces to our army. So there will be no feeling that terrorists will go unpunished,” he pointed out.
Zelensky argued that “Ukraine needs long-range missilesIn particular, to eliminate the possibility that the aggressor could place its missile launchers somewhere far from the front line to destroy Ukrainian cities.”
This Saturday at 9:15 local time, the Russian military launched a missile attack on the city Kostiantynivkain the area Donetsk According to data from the (East) Ukrainian President, three deaths and fourteen people were injured.
“The enemy used S-300 missiles. In residential sector. The list of victims so far has 17 names: 14 injured and three dead. My condolences to the family and friends,” he said.
According to Zelensky, Russian rockets hit four residential buildings in Kostiantynivka.
“Unfortunately, these blasts are a daily occurrence in our regions,” he added.
Zelensky warned that the situation on the front in the Donetsk region near Bakmut and Wuhleder.Even more serious”.
“The invaders did not just attack our positions They deliberately and methodically destroy the towns and villages around them“, he pointed out.
According to the Ukrainian president, the Russian army has “no means of destruction”: artillery, aircraft and missiles. After the veto was lifted, he noted the need to end military aid to Ukraine, insisting that “it can only be stopped by force.” tank ship and discuss the possibilities Supply of warplanes.
According to the chain, the U.S. had earlier recommended Ukraine abandon the defense of Baghmut fortress in order to better prepare for a counterattack in the south of the country. CNN.
However, the Ukrainian armed forces have chosen to continue fighting in the strategic city, where fighting has not stopped for months.
(With information from EFE and Europa Press)