hurriyet.com.tr / FOREIGN NEWS
While the war in Ukraine continued at full speed, flash statements came from the President of Ukraine, Zelenski. The leader of Ukraine announced the only condition for meeting with Russia.
The eyes and ears of the world have been on the news from Ukraine since February 24.
The Russian army had set its target as the capital of the country, Kyiv, on the first day of the war, and could not break the heart of Ukraine after months of struggle.
The Russian army, which later determined its target as Donbass and advanced in this region, has been in a defensive position for a while.
Because the Ukrainian forces have been attacking from different points for weeks.
Zelensky put the last point for peace talks with Russia, which responded to this move of Ukraine by annexing 4 regions.
The Ukrainian leader has officially declared the possibility of any peace talks with his Russian counterpart “impossible”.
Zelenski, who left an open door for peace talks, announced his only condition with the following words;
‘He (Putin) doesn’t know what dignity and honesty are. That’s why we are ready for a dialogue with Russia, but we are ready for a dialogue with another Russian president.’
In other words, with this statement, Zelenski announced to the world that negotiations could only be held after a leadership change in Russia.
Putin can stay in power until 2036 with the constitutional changes he made in the past period.
BALANCE SHEET OF THE BLOODY CONFLICT ANNOUNCED
Ukraine finally recaptured Lyman from Russian forces. Ukraine announced that the number of Russian soldiers killed since the beginning of the war exceeded 60 thousand.
In the statement made by Ukraine, it was also stated that more than 2,300 tanks were destroyed.
According to the same statement, 500 Russian soldiers lost their lives in the last 24 hours.