US President Joe Biden has called Russian President Vladimir Putin a “butcher.” He made the remarks after meeting with Ukrainian refugees in the Polish capital, Warsaw, on Saturday. News from BBC and CNN.
The US president has been calling Putin “badass” since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. He called the Russian president a “war criminal”, a “murderous dictator” and a “real thug.” He also described the attack in Ukraine as “inhumane”.
During a meeting with Ukrainian refugees, Biden was asked by reporters, “Do you monitor Vladimir Putin’s activities every day?” Notice what he is doing to these people (refugees). What do you think? ‘ “He (Putin) is a butcher,” Biden said.
Earlier on Wednesday, the US State Department officially announced that members of the Russian military were committing war crimes in Ukraine. The United States has taken such an announcement seriously after remaining silent on the issue for the past few weeks.
According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, more than 3.5 million people have fled Ukraine since the start of the Russian invasion. Most of them have taken refuge in neighboring countries west of Ukraine.
Most Ukrainians have taken refuge in Poland. According to the country, more than two million refugees have crossed the border into Poland. However, not all of them stayed in the country.