With the dawn of the forty-third day of the conflict, the war in Ukraine was not over. Russian invasion attempt It can last for months or even years.NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg warned. As announced by the United States ‘complete withdrawal’ Russian forces in Kyiv and the Chernihiv region, fear is growing of a major attack by Vladimir Putin’s army on Donbass, in eastern Ukraine. After Deputy Prime Minister Irina Vereshuk called for evacuation, thousands of people continue to flee this region bordering Russia.
Telegram on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 regarding the war in Ukraine
Complete withdrawal of Russian forces from the Kyiv and Chernihiv regions
“Russian forces near Kyiv and Chernihiv have completed their withdrawal from the region to reunite and reposition themselves in Belarus and Russia”Defense Department spokesman John Kirby said Wednesday evening.
Speaking to the press, a Pentagon spokesperson claimed that Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived “It is not a strategic objective.”. Then he confirmed the fact that the Russian army did not From controlling small towns without being able to capture Kharkiv.
For the mayor of Kyiv, Putin did not despair of occupying the whole country
I did an interview with Duplex, Wednesday evening on BFMTV, Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko said to himself “convinced” that Vladimir Putin had “He did not abandon his plan to invade all of Ukraine.” Calling the residents of Kyiv to wait a week before returning to the capital, in particular, to complete the demining work, the three-time world boxing champion hinted that Russian troops could attack the area again in the future.
Zelensky urges West to impose Russian oil embargo
Weak sanctions allow Russia to attack, Volodymyr Zelensky denounced in the title of the traditional video he shared on Facebook overnight. The Ukrainian president claimed that Moscow was making so much money from oil exports that it did not need to take peace talks seriously, and urged Western politicians to quickly reach an agreement on a Russian oil embargo. “
A new testimony from a civilian in Boucha
In a telephone interview, a 14-year-old Ukrainian teenager told the BBC that a Russian soldier had killed his father in the middle of the street on 17 March in Bucha. Ukrainian forces retook control of this town in the Kyiv region last weekend, and many civilian bodies were found.
Since the discovery of dozens of bodies in several areas in this region, Russia has been accused of committing them “war crimes”. For his part, Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for Vladimir Putin, denied any responsibility of the Russian army for the crimes committed in Bucha during an interview broadcast on Thursday. LCI Wednesday afternoon.
5,000 civilians were killed in Mariupol, including 210 children
In a message posted on Telegram on Wednesday evening, Mariupol Mayor Vadim Boychenko estimated that 5,000 people died in Mariupol during the month of the siege, including 210 children. The elected official explained that it was Preliminary estimates..
Russian terrorist forces dropped several heavy bombs on a children’s hospital and destroyed one of the buildings of City Hospital №1. Nearly 50 people were cremated alive. The Drama Theater was bombed, where more than 900 people were hiding from the bombings at that time. These are just a few examples of the deliberate destruction of the civilian population in Mariupol.”did he say.
Ukrainian soldiers train with deadly drones
The Pentagon said Wednesday night that a small group of Ukrainian soldiers who were in the United States prior to the Russian invasion of Ukraine are being trained to use Washington-supplied Switchblade killer drones for the city of Kyiv. According to a senior Pentagon official, who asked not to be identified, ” A few “ Ukrainian soldiers Less than a dozen. They should return to Ukraine soon.he added.