Aug. 17 () –
Follow here the latest news about the war between Ukraine and Russia since last February 24 President Vladimir Putin gave the invasion order. If you want to see previous news, click on this link.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has reaffirmed that his goal is the complete seizure of the Donbas region. The president said Monday at a military forum that the Russian army is fulfilling its tasks in the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics.
For his part, Ukrainian President Volodimir Zelensky called on Monday for “moving from words to new tough sanctions” against Russia, as it has ignored the demands of Western countries to withdraw its forces from the Zaporiyia nuclear power plant.