- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urges residents to drive out Russian troops
- Russia assaults Ukrainian cities of Mariupol and Volnovakha after asserting a cease-fire
- Poland says practically 800,000 refugees arrived from Ukraine
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Minister: Germany will absorb refugees from Ukraine no matter nationality
In an interview for German paper Bild am Sonntag, Inside Minister Nancy Faeser mentioned Germany will absorb refugees from Ukraine no matter their nationality.
“We need to save lives. That does not rely on the passport,” Faeser mentioned.
“The overwhelming majority of those that fled are Ukrainian nationals. Folks from different nations who already had a everlasting proper of residence in Ukraine deliver this standing with them,” Faeser defined.
“They do not need to undergo a posh asylum process both.”
Faeser described European cooperation in serving to refugees from Ukraine as “historic.”
Zelenskyy urges Ukrainians to combat
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged Ukrainians to drive Russian troops in a foreign country.
“Now we have to go outdoors! Now we have to combat! Each time there is a chance,” Zelensky mentioned in a video message.
Zelensky added that odd, unarmed folks had opposed Russian items in a number of cities, together with the southern port metropolis of Kherson. He mentioned it was vital to forestall the institution of extra pro-Russian so-called “folks’s republics” on Ukrainian territory just like the 2 at present self-declared in japanese Ukraine.
Addressing the folks of the Donetsk and Luhansk areas, Zelenskyy mentioned that if Russians “haven’t erased you reminiscence via propaganda, in case your eyes will not be closed in concern – combat, to your rights, you freedom, for Ukraine.”
Abstract of occasions in Ukraine-Russia disaster on Saturday
Russia mentioned it resumed assaults on the cities of Mariupol and Volnovakha after having accused Ukraine of breaking the cease-fire deal. Ukraine claimed that Russian shelling had not stopped after the cease-fire was introduced.
Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Ukrainian forces of sabotaging the cease-fire effort, claiming that the actions of Ukraine’s management known as into query the way forward for the nation’s statehood.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy spoke with the US lawmakers over Zoom, calling for it to help a no-fly zone over Ukraine and making a “determined plea” for the US to ship extra planes.
Over 1.3 million folks have fled Ukraine because the Russian invasion started on the finish of final month.
Bank card firms Visa and MasterCard introduced individually that they had been suspending operations in Russia.
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, providing to mediate to finish the battle.
sdi/sms (dpa, AP, Reuters, AFP)