– I am in fixed contact with President Volodymyr Zelensky, so I shared my observations, my information and what are the expectations in our half of Europe relating to the finish of Russian aggression. I tried to present our point of view. There have to be a situation for us to really feel at ease in Europe the withdrawal of Russian forces and the return of Ukraine to its internationally acknowledged borders – acknowledged the president of Poland.
The president additionally referred to the plans deliberate by the Russians referenda in the occupied territories of Ukraine.
– Poles, particularly the aged, don’t want to be advised what they’re price. The result’s set in the Kremlinmoderately than voting, so from a democratic point of view it’s a mockery and so we strategy it. I hope that in the worldwide sphere nobody will connect significance to this, as a result of the credibility of these outcomes is zero – he mentioned.
– Russia should return to compliance with worldwide legislation. The second, rather more surprising, difficulty is the struggle crimes dedicated by the Russians in opposition to Ukrainian society. These crimes have to be introduced to justice by worldwide our bodies. I hope we are able to anticipate such choices in the coming months. (…) In my opinion, the neighborhood can not fail to account for these crimes, as a result of it is going to embolden different potential murderers – he added.
Andrzej Duda was requested about as he sees the position of the United Nations in ending the struggle in Ukraine and settling the perpetrators.
– Russia is just not solely a founding member of the United Nations, but in addition a member of the Security Council, which provides it a particular place, together with vetoing and the proper to block just about any decision The United Nations. (…) We are coping with a weird state of affairs during which a state with a veto proper is an aggressor, brutally attacked Ukraine. His troopers bomb housing estates, destroy individuals’s houses and kill civilians, and actually commit struggle crimes, he mentioned.
– Russians, in the majesty of the laws in pressure in the United Nationslater block resolutions stopping choices from being taken and check out to block discussions, he mentioned.
On Tuesday, the Polish president spoke with the president of Brazil, who didn’t present any dedication to both aspect of the battle after the begin of the Russian invasion. He admitted that it was not a straightforward assembly.
– Please do not forget that we’re speaking to somebody who seems to be at this stuff from the different aspect of the globe, European affairs are one thing that goes very far. Let’s additionally bear in mind of how properly it has been working for many years Soviet, and right now Russian propaganda. It is one of the greatest disinformation facilities in the world, he mentioned.
– The Soviets have a really wealthy custom of influencing South America, so it was not a straightforward dialog. President Bolsonaro mentioned, “The details are that The Russians right now have nuclear energy vegetation of their fingers, they’ve nuclear weapons, and what, then, is the worldwide neighborhood to do? “. I imagine that if President Putin have been to use such a weapon even in the slightest means, it could break all world taboos and would put Russia fully out of bounds, he added.
The president was additionally requested about the speech of the president of Russia, who in accordance to unofficial stories is to announce mobilization on Tuesdayand what the West’s response must be, ought to these speculations be confirmed.
– From the very starting one ought to strategy the matter very calmly and constantly, regardless of what the Russian president says in his speech – replied Duda.
– There is little doubt that Russia is the perpetrator, attacker and aggressorand Ukrainians solely defend their sovereignty, independence, they defend their land and their houses. I hope that we are going to have the option to speak about it in such a means that the entire world is aware of and understands it – he concluded.
On Tuesday Andrzej Duda started his go to to the United Statesthe place he attends the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in New York. The president is accompanied by his spouse Agata Kornhauser-Duda.
During the three-day go to to the USA, the head of state will happen a sequence of conferences, incl. with the Presidents of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia – Gitanas Nauseda, Egils Levits and Alar Karis. Andrzej Duda may also speak to the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and the President of the World Bank David Malpass.
Andrzej Duda may also meet with the Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Szmyhal, with UN Deputy Secretary General Sanda Ojiambo and representatives of the non-public sector “United Business for Ukraine”. He may also take part in the Food Security Summit hosted by the US, EU, African Union and Spain.