War Ukraine – Russia, last minute | Putin orders a 36-hour ceasefire starting at noon tomorrow, as a Christmas truce
The war in Ukraine will again reach Russian territory, warns the head of kyiv’s military intelligence
- war in ukraine Wagner’s mercenaries confirm amnesty to the first surviving Russian prisoners
the prolonged war in Ukraine it is already, for some Russian prisoners, a door to freedom. What was an open secret -the sending of inmates to the front- is confirmed by a video released this Thursday by the Russian agency RIA Novosti. In the recording, the owner of the Wagner Group of mercenaries, Yevgeny Prigozhin, addresses those prisoners who have already redeemed their sentence by fighting six months at the front. “You have worked with dignity”, he congratulates them, while asking Russia to treat them “with the greatest respect”.
With no end in sight to the war In Ukraine, Zelenski once again asks his allies for heavy weapons. France has already guaranteed him AMX-10RC battle tanks; they will be the first Western-made ones kyiv receives. This Thursday, in addition, the head of Ukrainian military intelligence has warned that there will be more “and deeper” attacks on Russian territory.
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