Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky launched a violent tirade against Moscow from the rostrum of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, September 19. Deportation by Russia “tens of thousands” There are Ukrainian children “obvious genocide”– accused the President of Ukraine. “We know the names of tens of thousands of children and have evidence that hundreds of thousands more were abducted by Russia from the occupied territories of Ukraine and subsequently deported.”he condemned.
“We are trying to bring these children home, but time is running out. what will happen to them In Russia, they teach to hate Ukraine, and all ties with families are cut off. This is clearly genocide.”, the president condemned, through the eyes of Dmitry Polyansky, the deputy ambassador to the United Nations, who was present at the Russian table. The International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant against Vladimir Putin “illegal deportation” Thousands of Ukrainian children from February 2022. Moscow denied the accusations.
In a speech that drew several rounds of applause, the president also criticized the fact that Russia has a nuclear arsenal. “Terrorists are not allowed to have nuclear weapons”he argued. “Russia uses food prices (…) and nuclear energy as a weapon »He also blamed
“I invite you all – everyone who will not tolerate any aggression – to prepare for this summit together.
The President of Ukraine finally reiterated that his country is preparing for A “World Peace Summit” to which he wants to invite all the anti-planet leaders “aggression” Ukraine by Russia.
“Important discussions and exchanges took place in Hiroshima, Copenhagen and Jeddah on the implementation of the peace plan. And we are preparing a world peace summit. I invite all of you – all those who will not tolerate any aggression – to prepare together for this summit.– insisted Mr. Zelensky in his speech.
Ukraine began dialogue on its president’s ten-point peace plan with meetings in June and August in Copenhagen and then in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, attended by dozens of countries.
In the morning, the President of the United States, Joe Biden, criticized Russia, which “I believe that the world will get tired and allow Ukraine to be brutally insulted”. “If we allow the disintegration of Ukraine, is the independence of nations guaranteed?” the answer is no”He insisted to the applause of the Ukrainian president and the audience.
In 2022, Volodymyr Zelensky was exceptionally authorized to intervene via video message. This time he personally attended the annual High Mass, where he spoke in the middle of the day, before participating in a special meeting of the Security Council on Wednesday and traveling to Washington, where he will be received by White. House, Thursday.
Source: Le Monde
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