Related News - Volodymyr Zelensky

Related News - Volodymyr Zelensky

Zelensky injured in car accident

A motorist collided with a vehicle carrying Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky as his motorcade passed through Kyiv, though the president was not seriously injured in the accident, his spokesman said early Thursday morning.

13:12 15 September 2022

Ukraine retook 6,000 sq km in September: Zelensky

Ukrainian forces have seized even more territory from Russia as they continue their counter-offensive, the country's president has said.

09:50 13 September 2022

Ukraine’s security head, top prosecutor sacked in shakeup

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday sacked his chief prosecutor and the head of the country’s security agency, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), in the largest government shakeup since the start of Russia’s invasion nearly five months ago.

11:45 18 July 2022

Russia has destroyed hundreds of hospitals in Ukraine: Zelensky

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has devastated hundreds of hospitals and other institutions and left doctors without drugs to tackle cancer or the ability to perform surgery, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Thursday.

14:48 6 May 2022

20 civilians evacuated from Mariupol steel plant

A group of 20 civilians has been evacuated from the besieged Azovstal steel plant in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, the BBC reports.

14:23 1 May 2022

Russia starts offensive in Donbas region: Zelensky

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday said Russia's large-scale offensive in the eastern Donbas region had begun.

13:37 19 April 2022

Zelensky shows harrowing video at UN meeting

After some technical difficulties, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has just shown the UN Security Council a video of footage from Ukraine.

21:46 5 April 2022

War cannot end without meeting with Putin: Zelensky

As the Russian invasion in Ukraine continues, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has again called for direct talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. “Without a meeting with Putin, it would not be possible to discuss ending the war,” he said Monday.

12:11 23 March 2022

Ceasefire talks fail means ‘World War III’: Zelensky

More than three weeks have passed since Russia’s military operation in Ukraine. Despite several rounds of talks, there is no sign of an end to the war.

12:11 21 March 2022

Over 11,000 Russian soldiers killed in war: Ukraine

More than 11,000 Russian troops have been killed since Moscow launched an invasion of Ukraine on February 24, the Ukrainian armed forces' general staff said on Sunday.

A day earlier, it put Russian casualties at over 10,000. It did not report Ukrainian casualties.

19:40 6 March 2022

Bennett-Putin-Zelensky talks over Ukraine issue

Seperate meeting and phone conversations have been placed between Bennett-Putin and Zelensky-Biden to discuss over Ukraine issue.

11:03 6 March 2022

Now China will attack Taiwan: Trump warns

“Just as Russia is now attacking Ukraine, so will China attack Taiwan,” warned former United States (US) President Donald Trump, saying that another war will break out very soon. 

16:47 3 March 2022

Ukraine get some `relief` finally

Ukraine is trying hard to change the scene on the battlefield as the Russian invasion is going on in Kyiv. The country has even devised one new ploy after another to protect itself against Russian invasions. Meanwhile, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Zelensky has regained some relief as Germany sends 1000 anti-tank weapons and 500 Stinger on Sunday morning, Al Jazeera quoted local Ukrainian media as saying.

15:42 27 February 2022

Finland to close airspace to Russian planes

Finland has decided to close its airspace to Russian air traffic, according to Minister of Transport and Communications Timo Harakka, the latest European country to take the step in response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine. 

15:42 27 February 2022

Russian troops enter Ukraine’s second city

Russian troops have entered Ukraine’s second city Kharkiv and fighting was underway on Sunday, the head of the regional administration said on the fourth day of Moscow's invasion of the pro-Western country. 

13:07 27 February 2022

Kyiv imposes curfew

The mayor of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, has ordered citizens to stay indoors until Monday morning as Russian forces close in on the city.

07:53 27 February 2022

France seizes Russian ship over sanctions

France has intercepted and impounded a Russian-flagged cargo ship suspected of breaching sanctions imposed because of the invasion of Ukraine. 

07:26 27 February 2022

Missile hits residential building in Kyiv

A high-rise apartment block was hit by a missile overnight in Ukraine's capital Kyiv, officials said on Saturday. 

14:42 26 February 2022

Russia close on Ukrainian capital but meet strong resistance

Russian assaults on the Ukrainian capital Kyiv have been met with fierce resistance, as the Ukrainian military says it has fought off several attacks.

13:20 26 February 2022

Zelensky denies his call for surrender, posts new video

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky today has denied that he has called on the army to surrender to Russian troops.

13:14 26 February 2022

Zelensky accepts Putin`s proposal

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has accepted Russian President Vladimir Putin's proposal and is ready to negotiate peace and a ceasefire, Zelensky's press secretary Sergey Nikiforov said on Saturday. 

10:28 26 February 2022