The Ukrainian Pravda website reported Wednesday night that Dmitry Rogozin, a well-known Kremlin propagandist and ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, was wounded in Donetsk.
Russia’s former deputy prime minister was reportedly injured during the Ukrainian shelling – according to various sources – at the restaurant or hotel where the politician celebrated his birthday.
According to Ukrainian Pravda, the result ““Precise firing” was carried out by the Ukrainian armyRokosin was injured in the head, back, buttocks and thigh. However, in the morning the media reported that the politician’s life was not in danger.
However, on Thursday evening, reports surfaced on social media that Rogozin’s condition was deteriorating and his injuries were serious.
The former deputy prime minister is being flown to Moscow, where doctors will decide on his further treatment.
Rogozin: We will take Kiev, as we took Vienna, Berlin and Budapest.
They were just a few weeks ago Rogozin announced that Russia would take over Kyiv like any other city in Europe.
– How it will end (War in Ukraine – Ed.), I deeply believe that we will capture Kiev and liberate it. Let’s liberate Donbass. “We will take everything else like we took Vienna, Berlin and Budapest,” Rogozin told Russian Propaganda TV.
He stressed that the leadership of the Russian state “cannot leave this problem to our children and grandchildren.”
Rogozin, a former deputy prime minister and former head of Roscosmos, has openly admitted that Russia is waging war against Ukraine. Asked what “denazification” meant, he answered directly, the killing of 300 to 1,000 Ukrainian soldiers and conscripts a day.
“No one will be upset, at least no one from Donetsk and Luhansk,” he said.
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