Presidential adviser Mykhailo Podolyak told CNN on Wednesday that Ukraine’s Western allies must “react decisively and without hesitation” to Russia’s latest moves.
Podoliak told CNN in a written exchange: “Attempting to annex territories, mobilize and nuclear blackmail is a new phase of the war to which the Western Allies must respond in a manner decisively and without hesitation.
Ukraine’s allies should supply the country with more HIMARS missiles, including those with a range of up to 300 kilometers, “as well as American Abrams tanks,” he said.
Notice about a instant partial mobilization Mr. Podolyak said and warned that the Russian president was making “the same mistake he made in February” when he launched an invasion of Ukraine.
Podolyak added that the announcement “is in fact an admission of the absolute helplessness of the Russian military after seven months of all-out war.” Everything went according to plan, but the situation is out of control, so get ready to send your children to die in war. ‘”
Meanwhile, Podolyak said that Ukraine’s position remains unchanged.
“We do not recognize referendums in the occupied territories, we do not respond to threats to use nuclear weapons, and we will continue to operate,” he added. to destroy our territory and liberate our cities.”