America: Putin decided to freeze Ukraine
Vladimir Putin is determined to reduce Ukraine’s energy infrastructure to rubble. And he decided that if he could not control Ukraine by force, he would freeze the country.” This was stated by US Ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas Greenfield, speaking at the Security Council. He reiterated that the United States would allocate another $400 million in military aid to Kiev to “resist the Russian attack.” .
Zelensky: “Millions of people in the cold are a crime against humanity”
“With temperatures below zero, millions of people live without heat, electricity or water. This is a clear crime against humanity.” This was stated by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, speaking by videoconference at the UN Security Council meeting. “We have to lead the world out of this impasse. We need your decisions,” he said to the Fifteen, stressing that “whoever incited this war obstructs any attempt by the Council to carry out its mandate.”
The United States: “Russian strikes increase the risk of a nuclear accident”
The White House blames Moscow for recent “horrific attacks” on Kyiv’s electricity infrastructure that, as winter approaches, “increase suffering and deaths of Ukrainians” and “also show that Russia wants to increase the risk of a nuclear safety-related accident that can not only harm Ukraine.” But it has consequences for the entire region
Zelensky: Moscow responds with terror to our proposals
In response to our peaceful proposals, Russia responds with terrorist acts. Today is one day, but we received 70 missiles. This is Russian terrorism.” This was stated by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, speaking by videoconference at the urgent meeting of the United Nations Security Council. “We need modern air defense systems, and we thank those who helped us.”
The Kremlin: “The operation in Ukraine will be successful”
“The special military operation in Ukraine will end successfully, there is no doubt.” This was stated by Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov after the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) summit in Armenia. The tax is reported.
The Kremlin: “The conversation with Macron is not scheduled”
At the moment, “a conversation with French President Macron is not yet in Putin’s program.” This was stated by Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov. Report RIA Novosti.
The flow of Russian oil from Ukraine to Europe has resumed
The transportation of Russian crude oil via the Druzhba pipeline through Ukrainian territory to Europe has resumed on a regular basis. This was announced by the spokesman for the Russian company Transneft Igor Dyumin, citing the TASS agency. In the afternoon, Transneft itself announced that Ukraine had suspended the transfer of Russian oil to Hungary, while it continued to flow to the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Oil pumping across the Druzhba River to Europe was already suspended on November 15-16 by Ukraine, which is explained by a sharp drop in voltage on the power grid.
Borrell: “We condemn the inhuman attacks of the Russians against civilians”
“We strongly condemn Russia’s new criminal attacks against civilians and critical infrastructure in Ukraine: mass power cuts, including in Moldova. Depriving millions of people of electricity, water and heat during the winter is cruel and inhumane. EU support to Ukraine and Moldova continues unabated.” . writes the High Representative for Foreign Policy of the European Union Josep Borrell on Twitter.
“Freelance social media evangelist. Organizer. Certified student. Music maven.”