“We reiterate our name for a decision of the issues between Russia and Ukraine, with which we have now deep historic ties and pleasant relations, via dialogue, inside the framework of Minsk agreements,” Erdogan mentioned. He was referring to offers that aimed to revive peace in japanese Ukraine.
The Turkish chief mentioned Turkey would “do its half to make sure the protection of everybody residing in Ukraine,” together with Turkish residents and Crimean Tatars, with whom Turkey shares ethnic and cultural bonds.
LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says Russian President Vladimir Putin has “unleashed conflict in our European continent” and Britain “can’t and won’t simply look away.”
In a televised handle Thursday, Johnson mentioned the U.Okay. and its allies will agree a “large bundle of financial sanctions designed in time to hobble the Russian financial system.”
“Our mission is obvious: diplomatically, politically, economically and finally militarily, this hideous and barbaric enterprise of Vladimir Putin should finish in failure,” Johnson mentioned.
He’s anticipated to provide extra particulars about new sanctions later Thursday.
“An unlimited invasion is underway by land by sea and by air,” Johnson mentioned. “(Putin) has attacked a pleasant nation with none provocation and with none credible excuse.”