Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Monday said he had signed a official demand for son country to join the European Union.
Zelensky posted photos of signing the application himself and son office said the paperwork was on son way in Brussels, where the EU of 27 has its seat.
the announcement came after the president urged the bloc to grant son country membership under a special procedure, such as the Russian assault against the pro-Western country has entered its fifth day.
“We call on the European Union for immediate membership of Ukraine via a new special procedure”, on 44-year-the former chief said in an earlier video address on Monday. “Our goal is to be together with all Europeans and, above all, to be on an equal footing. I am sure it’s just. I am sure it’s possible.”
During son video address, he also urged Russian soldiers to sleep down their weapons and leave as the Ukrainian and Russian delegations held talks on that of Moscow invasion.
the first round of talks between Ukrainian officials aimed at ending fighting have ended with no agreement but an agreement to continue talking.
The meeting came in the shade of Putin’s nuclear threats with that of Moscow invasion of Ukraine encounters unexpected fierce resistance and Western sanctions begin to take their toll on the economy at home.
A senior adviser to Zelenskyy, Mykhailo Podolyak, said the talks, held near the Ukraine-Belarus border, were focused on a possible to cease-fire and that one second round could take place “in the close future.”
A senior adviser to Putin and head of the Russian delegation, Vladimir Medinsky, said that the talks lasted almost five hours and that the envoys”found certain points on which common positions could be provided. He said they agreed to continue the talks in the coming days.
“Give up your equipment. To have out of here. Don’t believe your commanders. Don’t believe your propagandists. Just save your lives,” Zelenskyy said. in address earlier in the day.
He claimed that more over 4,500 Russians soldiers had already lost their lives in the Kremlin storming. He added that 16 children were killed among the Russians military while Moscow claimed that the targets were only strategic for the infrastructure of the Ukrainian army, not for civilian buildings.
Zelensky announced that he decided to release the prisoners with real military experience custody to make amends. He also seeks to increase the number of soldiers by inviting Ukrainians men for join force of resistance.
“When I went to the presidency, I said that every of us is the president. Because we are all responsible for our state, for our beautiful Ukraine. And now it has happened that each of us is a warrior. The warrior is in his place. And I’m sure everyone of us will win,” he said.