Kiev: Moscow ready for a military attack on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant to stop our offensive
Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant
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Russian Deputy Minister: “One of the conditions for peace is that Ukraine refuses to join NATO and the EU and returns to a neutral, non-aligned status”
“We are convinced that an agreement is possible only if the Ukrainian armed forces stop Western combat operations and arms supplies,” Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Galuzin said in an interview with the Russian news agency Tass, “ To achieve a comprehensive, just and lasting peace, Ukraine must return to the status of neutrality and non-alignment, enshrined in the 1990 declaration of sovereignty, and refuse to join NATO and the EU,” Galuzin stressed.
007 Kiev: Moscow prepares a provocation in Zaporizhzhia
Ukrainian military intelligence claims that the Russian occupation forces at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant are preparing a large-scale provocation “in the next few hours”. “To achieve this, an attack will be carried out directly on the territory of the plant. After that, an announcement will be made about a catastrophic release of radioactive substances. Ukraine will naturally be blamed for the incident,” a statement quoted by the Kyiv Independent. The purpose of this provocation would be to induce “the international community to conduct a detailed investigation during which all hostilities will be stopped”, hindering the Kiev counter-offensive.