Russia is holding Belarus as a “nuclear hostage”.
Oleksiy Danilov, the secretary of Ukraine’s National Security Council, said on Sunday that Russia was holding Minsk “as a nuclear hostage”. Danilov added that Russian President Vladimir Putin’s idea of deploying tactical nuclear weapons in ally Belarus would only lead to internal destabilization of the country.
The Kremlin held Belarus as a nuclear hostage. This is a step towards the internal destabilization of the country
Oleksiy Danilov wrote on Twitter.
ORFK: almost twelve thousand people arrived from Ukraine on Saturday
On the Ukrainian-Hungarian border section, 5,849 and 5,814 on the Romanian-Hungarian border section declared that they came from Ukraine, the National Police Headquarters (ORFK) informed MTI on Sunday.
Among those admitted, the police issued temporary residence certificates to 70 people, which are valid for 30 days. During this time, they must visit the office of the National Directorate General of Immigration, which is competent according to their place of residence, to obtain the final documents, the announcement states.
43 people – including 24 children – arrived in Budapest by train fleeing the war in Ukraine, the ORFK announced.
Russia is increasingly desperate, tactical nuclear weapons are arriving on Europe’s eastern border – Our war news on Sunday
Russia is forced to take increasingly desperate measures in order to ensure the supply of weapons and manpower coming to the front.
According to leaked information, another wave of conscription may arrive in the spring, during which around 400,000 Russian citizens may be called up. According to the Russian informant, the Kremlin suspended the possibility of a spring offensive and began to set up for defense.
In the meantime, India accused Russia of not delivering the arms shipments they bought by Moscow by the agreed deadline. The Indian Air Force suspects that a significant part of the missing shipments were diverted to the Russian-Ukrainian front to make up for the losses.
On Saturday evening, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that tactical nuclear weapons would be installed on the territory of Belarus. The Russian president added: the move is not unique, the United States of America also stations such weapons on the territory of its European ally.
You can read our war report from yesterday here.