Russian President, Vladimir Putin has vowed to achieve his goals in Ukraine with the ongoing war.
Putin disclosed that Russia’s goals include the demilitarization and neutrality of Ukraine.
He disclosed this during a phone call with the French President, Emmanuel Macron, on Thursday.
A statement by the Kremlin said Russia would ensure to eliminate any threat from the neighbouring country.
“It was confirmed that, first of all, we are talking about the demilitarization and neutral status of Ukraine, so that a threat to the Russian Federation will never emanate from its territory.
It was emphasised that the tasks of the special military operation will be fulfilled in any event, and attempts to gain time by dragging out negotiations will only lead to additional demands on Kiev in our negotiating position,” the statement reads partly.
The conflict began on Thursday when President Putin requested the invasion of Ukraine over a few political reasons.