Ukraine-Russia War- Ukrainian President asked for weapons from western countries, said- Crimea will be achieved again, said this on helicopter crash2 min read
Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky spoke of reintegrating Crimea back into the country
He called on his Western allies to provide him with more weapons
Kyiv, Despite ten months of the Special Military Operation launched by Russia in Ukraine, the war has not yet reached any conclusion. After the morale increased by pushing Russia back in the war, the President of Ukraine has also talked about joining the Crimea back to the country. President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Thursday that Ukraine aims to regain Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in 2014, according to a report by news agency AFP. Meanwhile, he called on his western allies to provide him with more weapons.
Speaking in Ukrainian during a conference in Davos, he said that the aim of Ukraine is to liberate all their territories. He said that Crimea has our land, our territory, our sea and our mountains. Give us your weapons and we will get back our land. Meanwhile, he clarified the helicopter crash near Kyiv as a tragic incident and that it was not related to the war. Interior Minister Denis Monastirski died in this accident along with several colleagues.
16 people including the home minister died in the crash
Sixteen people, including senior interior ministry officials and two children, were killed in a helicopter crash near Ukraine’s capital Kyiv. The police of Ukraine gave this information. Ukraine’s national police chief Ihor Klymenko said the emergency service helicopter crashed in Brovary, an eastern suburb of Kiev. Among those who lost their lives, nine people were aboard the helicopter. According to the police, Interior Minister Denis Monastirsky and Deputy Minister Kirylo Timoshenko have died in the helicopter crash. Officials had earlier said that 22 people, including 10 children, were injured. The helicopter crashed near ‘Kindergarten’.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 19, 2023, 14:32 IST