Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said: “They kidnapped our mayors and killed some of them. “We can’t find many of them,” he said.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky made striking statements in an interview with The Economist.
Stating That Russia kidnapped many Ukrainian mayors, Zelenski said, “They kidnapped the mayors of our cities. They killed some of them and we can’t find many of them. The people we found were already dead,” he said.
Emphasizing that Ukrainian soldiers and volunteers bravely defended their city, Zelenski said, “Our fearless soldiers are defending Mariupol right now. They could have left here a long time ago, but they did not leave the city. Here, after 31 days of bombardment, they are still fighting, not at Zelenskiy’s request, but to bury the dead and save the lives of the wounded. “People are still alive and we have to continue to protect them,” he said.