Ukraine. Volodymyr Zelensky: Russians attack railway station and trains in Dnipropetrovsk region

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky announced to the UN Security Council on Wednesday that the Russians attacked the train station and fired missiles at the trains. It happened in Dnipropetrovsk region. “This is our daily life,” he added.

On Wednesday, Ukraine’s Independence Day, Ukrainian media reported that Russian troops attacked several areas, including Khmelnytsky, Zhytomyr and Vinnytsia. Serhiy Hamalij, head of Khmelnytsky region, invited people to stay in shelters. Russian rockets were shot down over Cherkasy and Cherkasy provinces.

That day, President Volodymyr Zelensky spoke at a meeting of the United Nations Security Council dedicated to Russian aggression against Ukraine.

– While I was preparing this report, I received information that Russia launched a missile attack on the railway station and trains in the Dnipropetrovsk region – he said. He also informed that there have been casualties and injuries. – There was an attack, people are dying, and there are more and more victims – he said. – This is our daily life. In this way, Russia is preparing for this UN meeting, Zelensky added.

Volodymyr Zelensky at the UN ForumPeter Foley / EPA / PAP

Zelensky: Our country provides security to the rest of the world

The President of Ukraine said that he also reminded that Ukraine’s Independence Day will be celebrated on Wednesday. – Now you all can see how safe our country is to the rest of the world. Whether Ukraine remains free, secure, or the integrity of our country and the inviolability of our borders affects the rest of the world, he continued.

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– We can talk about various aspects here, all these aspects will certainly be related to one or another global crisis – said Zelensky.

“Russia is now putting the world on the brink of nuclear catastrophe,” he pointed out. – Ukraine has a nuclear power plant, the largest in Europe, which is now in a war zone – he mentions the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant. According to him, Russian provocations and shelling are “a big threat”.

“The Russians must immediately stop the nuclear threat and completely withdraw from the area of ​​this plant,” the Ukrainian leader said.

He also stressed that “the Russian port blockade in the Sea of ​​Azov has already disrupted the food market.”

Main photo source: Peter Foley / EPA / PAP

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