Zelensky assured that Ukraine has gained more power for his country in the battles of Donetsk

Zelensky assured that Ukraine has gained more power for his country in the Donetsk battles. (Press Office of the President of Ukraine via AP)

The President of Ukraine, Volodimir Zelenskyhighlighted this Monday the Ukrainian resistance in the town of solder (Donetsk), where “almost no entire walls remain”, although “more time and more power for Ukraine” have been bought.

In his usual television speech, Zelensky assured that the result “of this hard and long battle will be the liberation” of the entire Donbas.

“And what did Russia want to gain there? -added the Ukrainian president- Everything is completely destroyed almost no life left. And thousands of his people were lost: all the land near Soledar is covered with the corpses of the occupants and the scars from the explosions. This is what madness looks like.”

Zelensky thanked the fight of “all the warriors of Soledar who resist the new and even harder attacks of the occupiers.”

The president thanked the fight of
The president thanked the fight of “all the warriors of Soledar”, where they are waging the most recent battles against the Russian Army. (REUTERS/Anna Kudriavtseva) (STRINGER/)

“It is extremely difficult, there are almost no entire walls left… Due to the resistance of our warriors there, in Soledar, we have bought more time and more power for Ukraine,” he said.

More sanctions

Zelesnky expanded the list of penalized in the context of the invasion Moscow he fought in his territory. Now, 119 Russian personalities are under these punishments, among them, several famous characters Y three people with Ukrainian citizenship.

Some of the names that make up the long list are Irina Allegrova -singer, Ukrainian citizen-, Zhanna Badoeva -TV presenter-, Dimitro Bilan -singer-, Dana Borisova -presenter- and Oleksander Buinov -also singer-.

Timoshchukgiven that he continued working as assistant coach of the zenith of Saint Petersburg after the invasion, as well as the singers Larisa Dolina, Victoria Daineko Y Philip Kirkorovand the actors Dimitro Dyuzhev Y Dimitro Jaratianamong many others.

These 119 people, as mentioned in Decree 4/2023, were imposed economic sanctions and other restrictionsaccording to the recently approved proposal of the Security Service of Ukraine.

Zelesnky extended the list of those sanctioned over the weekend in the framework of the invasion that Moscow waged on its territory.  (Sputnik/Aleksey Babushkin/Kremlin via REUTERS)
Zelesnky extended the list of those sanctioned over the weekend in the framework of the invasion that Moscow waged on its territory. (Sputnik/Aleksey Babushkin/Kremlin via REUTERS) (SPUTNIK/)

The secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, Oleksii Danilovwill be the one in charge of supervising and applying these sanctions, according to the local news agency. ukrinform.

For his part, he Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs must report these sanctions and restrictions to the competent authorities of the European Union, USA and other countries, to urge them to apply similar measures.

Prior to the announcement, the president Volodimir Zelensky had already imposed on December sanctions to thirteen religious of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. At that time, Metropolitan Luka of Zaporizhzhia and Melitopol was included, along with Metropolitan of Lugansk and Alchevsk.

(With information from EFE)

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