Russian troops continue to attack in eastern Ukraine, and Finland is about to run for NATO.
On the 80th day of the invasion of Ukraine, Russian troops attempted to move forward in the eastern strategic region of Donbus, which has been partially dominated by pro-Russian separatists since 2014 and has served its main purpose since its withdrawal. Continued. Near Kieu at the end of March.But Ukraine claims to resist enemy attacks, Saturday, May 14th. Franceinfo looks back on what to remember from that day.
Finland will soon be a candidate for NATO
The Finnish President has informed Russian President Vladimir Putin of his imminent candidacy for NATO. “The conversation was direct and direct and passed without hassle. It was considered important to avoid tension.”In recent years, he has confirmed the head of state Sauli Niinistö of Finland, who is a very regular interlocutor of the Russian president. Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin’s Social Democratic Party has announced support for the candidacy with 53 votes in favor, 5 votes against and 2 abstentions. The Finnish candidacy must be formalized by the administration on Sunday.
According to Moscow, Vladimir Putin told him to see Finland end its military non-aligned historical policy. “There is nothing that threatens Finland’s security, so it would be a mistake.”.. Moscow threatened on Thursday to retaliate with “technical and military” measures without identifying any measures. A Finnish subsidiary of the Russian group InterRAO warned by citing unpaid invoices, which stopped Russia’s exports of electricity to Finland (about 10% of Nordic consumption) from Friday to Saturday night.
Ukrainian troops say they will maintain their position in the east
Russian troops are still trying to move forward in Donbus, but Ukrainian officials say they have repelled the attack. In the morning, the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense recorded about 30 bombardments in 24 hours in the Lugansk region, one of the two states of Donetsk and Donetsk. According to the Ukrainian General Staff, 10 Russian attacks in two regions were also repelled in 24 hours. In particular, the Russians tried to cross the Severskyi Donets river at the level of the village of Bilogorivka in the Lugansk region without success for three weeks.
The situation seems to have changed around Kharkov, the second largest city in the country. Ukrainian officials claimed to have launched a “counterattack” near Izyum. The strategic city itself for the Moscow attack on Donbus has been under Russian control since April 1. Russia reaches a “turning point” in August and Russia is defeated “By the end of the year”Guarantees Ukrainian Military Intelligence Director Kirilo Budanov in an interview with the English Channel Sky News Broadcast on friday night (In English)..
The city of Kieu wants to “decommunicate” that street
The arch of people’s friendship, an iconic Soviet monument in downtown Kyiv, became the arch of Ukrainian liberty after its decision by the city council.Vitali Klitschko, the mayor of the capital, also has local elected officials “Approved a list of more than 40 monuments and commemorative coats of arms that must be removed from the streets and buildings of the capital to move to a totalitarian museum.”.. When renaming many places and monuments, Vitali Klitschko takes a long time in the process of renaming the new name. “Specialist”Especially historians, “Don’t make a quick decision”..