As Xi Jinping continues his state visit to Russia and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida visits Kyiv, German Chancellor Scholes reveals details of his phone conversations with Russian President Putin since the start of the war in Ukraine.
Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin are trying to convince the world of their unfailing friendship and the merits of a Chinese peace plan for the conflict in Ukraine.
At the same time, Russian diplomacy is trying to smooth things overAbout the Children”Forced to Russiaand the arrest warrant issued by the ICC against Putin. Russia’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia, reiterated It intends to return children displaced from the conflict zone to Ukraine. “We wanted to save them from the danger that military action might represent“, he clarified.
On various fronts, fighting continues, but Russian advances are limited. Arguably, the growing tensions within the Kremlin are self-inflicted. As many soldiers show on social networks, the state army has to deal with increasingly arrogant Wagner private fighters in the field of methods that do not completely correspond to the military ideal. To ensure victory, Wagner’s “administrators” did not hesitate to sacrifice fighters to find Ukrainian positions. Because within Wagner, there will be a two-speed army. Experienced mercenaries, used as valuable and special forces, then others, cannon fodder, habitual criminals, recruited to build up the numbers, forced the Russians into the company of the army.