Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky demoted two generals for violating the oath of military loyalty to the Ukrainian peoplebased on the disciplinary status of the armed forces.
In his usual nightly address of the Ukrainian presidency, Zelensky announced that he had made this decision on the “enemy heroes. Now I don’t have time to deal with all the traitors. But little by little everyone will be punished.”
And for this, the former head of the Main Department of Internal Security of the Ukrainian Security Service, Naumov Andrei Olehovich, and the former head of the Office of the Security Service of Ukraine in the Kherson region, Krivoruchko Serhiy Oleksandrovich, said, “Indeed they are not two years old.
“According to Article 48 of the Disciplinary Regime of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, those military personnel are among the high-ranking officers who have not decided the place of their homeland, and who violate the oath of military loyalty of the Ukrainian people in connection with the protection of our state, their freedom and independence will inevitably be deprived of high military ranks. Random generals don’t belong here!‘ the chief insisted.
Instead, he expressed “the real heroes of the security apparatus: the same absolute gratitude, as well as to everyone who sincerely defends our country. There are indeed many heroes among the army.”
On the thirty-sixth day of the Russian invasion, he said:We have endured much longer than the enemy expected (…) We are on our feet. And we will continue to fight. Till the end“.
Zelensky said that the expulsion of occupiers continues north of Kyiv towards Chernigov in the Sumy region. “They themselves realize that they can no longer bear the intensity of the hostilities that could have continued in the first half of March,” he said.
However, He warned, “This is part of the tactics of the Russian army. All this is not accidental. We know your plans. We know what they are planning and what they are doing.”.
The Russian military is moving away from the areas that we are “overcoming to focus on other very important areas. In those that we may be difficult to,” he said.
On the other hand, He noted that the situation in the south and in the Donbass in the east “remains very difficult.”.
“The invaders allocate their sick creativity to the temporarily occupied territories of the Kherson region. They are trying to organize there some of their incomprehensible structures, they are trying to figure out how to strengthen their presence. “
Zelensky warned that in the Donbass, in Mariupol, in the direction of Kharkiv “Russian forces are building attack capabilities. strong blows“.
He thanked the United States for imposing a new package of sanctions against Russia, which, according to the Ukrainian president, “will limit the work of sensitive sectors of the Russian economy: the defense sector.”
In addition, he said that on Thursday he spoke with the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Specifically on the prospects for negotiations in Turkey with the Russian Federation as well as on the creation of an effective system of guarantees for Ukraine.
“I am grateful for Turkey’s readiness to become the security guarantor of Ukraine,” he added.
(With information from EFE)