Tuesday, November 22, 2022, 10:19 p.m
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday asked French mayors to provide aid to Ukraine to prevent Russia from using this winter’s cold “as a weapon of mass destruction”, in a message broadcast to the Congress of the Association of French Mayors (AMF), in Paris, reports AFP.
“The Kremlin wants to turn the cold of winter into a weapon of mass destruction”, accuses the Ukrainian head of state in a subtitled video recording, broadcast during a tribute to Ukraine, organized by the AMF at this Congress, in which a delegation of Ukrainian elected officials participates.
“In order to survive this winter and not allow Russia to turn the cold into an instrument of terror and subjugation, we need many things,” says Zelenski.
He lists “generators of various capacities”, “demining aid (and) material for firefighters, rescuers and doctors”.
“I ask you to be concrete in your help and to support our cities and communities against terrorism,” he emphasized.
AMF President David Lisnard, who visited Ukraine in the weeks immediately after the Russian invasion, invited several elected Ukrainians to the Congress of the Association, so that it could express its “admiration, solidarity and support”.
“The French mayors were at the meeting in the first kilometer of humanitarian aid to Ukraine and in the last kilometer, that of the human reception” of the refugees, he stressed, visibly moved.
The mayor of Lviv, Andrei Sadovî, who is part of the Ukrainian delegation present at the Congress, paid tribute to Lisnard, “one of the first foreign politicians who physically came to Ukraine” and who “thus sealed an immortal friendship between French and Ukrainian citizens “.
Source: Breaking News – Cele mai importante stiri – Ziare.com by ziare.com.
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