President Vladimir Putin Announced
MOSCOW — The President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday morning announced a “partial mobilization” of Russia’s armed forces. The Russia president ordered that the people who have gone through military training will join fight in Ukraine, but at the stretch stopping short of an all-out draft.
When addressing the nation in televised directions, the Putin said the people who have served the army but currently they are in a reserve, will be drafted to the military service. This means the people will be recruited to the campaign, the president said in a broadcast.
The Russia sent many troops in Ukraine in February, the Russian leader’s announced to send thousands of troops to Ukraine. The series of events happened including suggestion to send the Russian troops to Ukraine, the announcement came after Russian controlled areas in Ukraine declared plans for referendums on becoming part of Russia.
On Wednesday Putin decision to mobilize the forces in Ukraine came as the country has struggled to restore its fighting force in Ukraine and tolerate setbacks on the battlefield amid a surging Ukrainian counteroffensive.
Russia will send its reserved 300,000 troops
In a interview the Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, said to hold the line at the front, the Russia would straight away recruit 300,000 reserved troops in Ukraine.
Speaking on invasion in Ukraine by Russian forces President Biden said Russia has violated United Nations charter. When addressing U.N. General Assembly Wednesday morning President said by invading Ukraine Russia has shown shameful behavior.
“Putin claims he had to act because Russia was threatened,” the president said. “No one threatened Russia. And no one other than Russia sought conflict.”
“U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Bridget Brink by Tweet spoke on Russian invasion to Ukraine, he said U.S. will keep supporting the country. He said Russia is showing “signs of weakness” and “failure” for escalating the war with Ukraine and vowed. The United States will never accept Russia’s claim to allegedly annexed Ukrainian territory, and will continue to stand with Ukraine for as long as it takes.”
The president of Ukraine asked time
The Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy asked for time to return the Ukrainian flag to our entire territory. He said we can do it with the force of arms, But we need time. The president urged punishment for Russia.
According to Russia Ukraine is getting help from the West, Putin said the help from West is intent on “weakening, isolating, and destroying Russia.”
Ahead this week the Russia will join Russian Federation due to series of “referendums” which aimed at joining the Federation. The leaders said we have moral obligation to protect the people those are not in the armed forces, there are civilians inhabit in the Russian-occupied portions of Ukraine.
According to Putin, Ukraine getting help from West
Putin said Ukraine is getting help from the West, they are providing long-range weapons systems that has the capability to strike deep into Russian territory. Putin warned that Russia has nuclear weapon.
The defense minister said 5,937 Russian soldiers had died fighting in Ukraine.