Within the second stage, he mentioned, Ukraine would expel Russian troops from its territory and within the third, would transfer to completely restore its territorial integrity.
Zelenskyy mentioned he wouldn’t settle for a cease-fire deal that may permit Russian forces to stay of their present positions, insisting that “we is not going to settle for a frozen battle”, however gave no additional particulars. He warned that Ukraine could be drawn right into a “diplomatic quagmire” just like the peace settlement for japanese Ukraine that was brokered by France and Germany in 2015.
In 2014, Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula and forged its assist behind a separatist revolt in Ukraine’s japanese industrial heartland known as the Donbas. Russian President Vladimir Putin has named Ukraine’s recognition of the Russian sovereignty over Crimea and its acknowledgement of the separatist areas’ independence as key circumstances for halting hostilities.
Zelensky emphasised that Putin should agree to satisfy him to barter any deal to finish the preventing.
He mentioned it was essential to proceed peace talks, however famous that “till the Russian president indicators it or makes an official assertion I do not see the purpose in such agreements”.