Joe Biden, Justin Trudeau (Canada), Ursula von der Leyen (Chairman of the EU Commission), Charles Michel (Chairman of the EU Council), Mario Draghi (Italy), Jens Stoltenberg (Chairman of NATO), Olaf Scholz will be in attendance. (Germany), Andrzej Duda (Poland), Klaus Johannes (Romania), Boris Johnson (United Kingdom) and Emmanuel Macron (France), citing Elysee.
In the afternoon, AFP reporters heard the sound of shelling in the town of Stanitsa Lukanska in eastern Ukraine, which is controlled by government forces. The area was cut off from electricity on Friday as a kindergarten and several homes were already under fire.
What is Vladimir Putin planning?
In this tense situation, all eyes are once again on Russian President Vladimir Putin, whose intentions regarding Ukraine are not clear.
On Friday afternoon, he receives his Belarusian ally Alexander Lukashenko, with whom extensive joint military exercises are underway.
On Saturday, the Kremlin will have a master Supervise its maneuvers “Strategic forces“Including ballistic and cruise missile testing.
Increase in shots
Russia on Friday announced further withdrawal from the Ukrainian border, raising suspicions in Kiev and the West.
“This is not going to happen“Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksi Resnikov announced on Friday in front of the delegation that Russia has amassed 149,000 troops on the Ukrainian border.
Reporting a Situation “ExtraordinaryHe accused pro-Moscow separatists of committing 60 ceasefire violations on Thursday.Two to five on average a day“These are the last months.
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