Russia-Ukraine conflict ended in a military confrontation. Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has ordered a military operation against Ukraine. Russia ignores UN warnings, declares war on Ukraine Russian troops enter Ukraine through Crimea in Eastern Europe. A series of explosions followed in several cities, including the capital Kiev and Kharkive.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called on the Ukrainian army to surrender. He also warned that if any foreign power sniffs at Ukraine, it will suffer the consequences. Russia has already closed airspace on the Ukrainian border in preparation for war. Ukraine has also closed three of its airports. A state of emergency has been declared across the country.
Moscow has already vacated the Ukrainian embassy. Ukraine has also advised its citizens to leave Russia. In this situation, the G-7 countries are sitting in a virtual meeting today. The meeting will focus on the current situation in Ukraine, the White House said.
Russia has declared war and launched simultaneous attacks on 11 Ukrainian cities. Several cities in eastern Ukraine, including the capital Kiev, have been targeted.
Ukrainian officials say Russian ballistic and cruise missiles have been fired at several locations in Kiev. Ukraine’s foreign minister says peaceful Ukrainian cities are being attacked. Ukraine will defend itself and win.
Ukrainian officials say the Russian attack has caused significant damage to their navy. Missile and rocket attacks have destroyed Ukrainian military command posts in Kiev and Kharkive. However, no casualties have been reported so far.
NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg has condemned Russia’s attack on Ukraine. He called the attack “unwarranted” and said it would endanger the lives of countless people. “I condemn this senseless and irresponsible attack by Russia,” he said. After all our efforts and warnings, it was not right to choose the path of attack.
Linda Thomas, the US ambassador to the United Nations, said in a statement that Russia would not allow Russia to enter the Security Council. He says the Security Council needs to take action. A proposal in this regard will be raised tomorrow.
The Ukrainian army says it has destroyed five Russian warplanes and a helicopter in the Luhansk region. Belarus has also attacked Ukraine since the Russian invasion. Kherson Airport was also attacked. Flames were seen there.
After the Russian attack, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that England and its allies would respond appropriately to the attack.
Meanwhile, reports of deaths in Ukraine from Russian attacks have surfaced. 7 people have been killed in a Russian attack. On the other hand, 9 people were injured.