| 20 April 2024, Saturday |

Kyiv says Wagner showed Putin’s ‘weakness’

On Sunday, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy engaged in discussions with numerous world leaders regarding the mutiny carried out by the Wagner Group in Russia. Zelenskyy mentioned that he had a conversation with US President Joe Biden, where they talked about the ongoing hostilities and the unfolding developments within Russia. In addition, Zelenskyy expressed his view that the recent events have revealed the vulnerabilities present in Putin’s regime.
Earlier, Zelenskyy had a phone call with Polish President Andrzej Duda.

“We discussed the latest developments in Russia and how they could affect the course of hostilities and the security situation in the region,” he said.

“I told him about the situation on the battlefield and the threatening situation created by the occupiers at the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant.”

Zelenskyy also spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about the impact of the Russian unrest, as well as the upcoming NATO summit in Vilnius, Lithuania.

  • DW