Archiv: Wolodimir Selenskij / Volodymyr Zelensky


25.09.2022 - 17:35 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides

(04.05.2022)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

25.09.2022 - 17:28 [ derStandard.at ]

Russischer Angriff auf Odessa: Die Drohnen der Mullahs

Am Hafen von Odessa simmerten noch die letzten Glutnester, als in Kiew ein neues Feuer ausbrach. Anders als im ersten Fall beschränkten sich die Folgen letzteren auf die diplomatische Front. Per Twitter bestätigte Oleg Nikolenko, der Sprecher des Außenministeriums der Ukraine, was Präsident Wolodymyr Selenskyj bereits am Vorabend angekündigt hatte. Ihr Land entzieht dem Botschafter des Iran mit sofortiger Wirkung die Akkreditierung.

06.08.2022 - 20:42 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides

(04.05.2022)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

06.08.2022 - 19:53 [ Christopher Miller, World and national security reporter @politico / Nitter ]

President Zelensky urges @StateDept to designate Russia a terror state. “Formal legal recognition of Russia as a terrorist state, in particular, recognition by the US Department of State, is need not as a political gesture but as an effective defense of the free world.”

(31.07.2022)

19.07.2022 - 18:30 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides

(04.05.2022)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

19.07.2022 - 18:25 [ Nexta / Nitter ]

Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Defense Gavrilov said that AFU is building up its potential and waiting for long-range weapons before launching an assault. The deputy minister added that Russia must give up #Crimea if it wants to continue existing as a state.

19.07.2022 - 18:18 [ ORF.at ]

Ukraine droht mit Angriff auf Krim

Moskau hat Kiew immer wieder vor einer scharfen Reaktion gewarnt, sollte die Krim angegriffen werden.

Dagegen meinte Vizeverteidigungsminister Hawrylow, dass unlängst bereits die Schlangeninsel zurückerobert worden und damit der erste Schritt getan sei. Die Ukraine setzt für die Gegenangriffe auf schwere Waffen aus dem Westen.

30.06.2022 - 02:59 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

Indonesian President hands over invitation to Zelensky to personally attend G20 summit

He noted the need for a peaceful resolution of the conflict. Widodo said he would soon meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and express his desire for peace.

„I will have a meeting very soon with President Putin, and I will also express our desire for peace to him,“ the Indonesian president said.

25.06.2022 - 06:37 [ YnetNews.com ]

Zelensky says Israel not doing enough to support Ukraine

He also said he expects Israel to join the sanctions imposed by the West. „Unfortunately, we haven’t seen Israel joining yet,“ he said.

18.06.2022 - 20:04 [ Iain Cathro / Nitter.net ]

Boris Johnson and Volodymyr Zelensky cheered on Kyiv walkabout

Try walking about in a British city Johnson and see how many cheers you get

16.06.2022 - 05:29 [ ORF.at ]

Selenskyj bei Gipfeltreffen von G-7 und NATO

Das gab Selenskyj heute via Twitter bekannt. Der G-7-Gipfel wird Ende Juni in Bayern tagen, die NATO direkt danach in Madrid.

15.06.2022 - 09:14 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

Zelensky: We ready to negotiate war end when ‚opposing side‘ ready to end it

According to Zelensky, „we are on our own land, this is our people and our territory.“ „It is very painful to lose people. But we will lose everything if we give in to Russia in this war,“ the president stressed.

He also confirmed the information about the visit to Ukraine of German Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz, saying at the end of the interview: „It is very important that Chancellor Scholz is coming now, during the war.“

14.06.2022 - 06:34 [ ZDF ]

Ukraines Präsident im ZDF : Das Selenskyj-Interview in ganzer Länge

ZDF heute journal: Warum ist die Beziehung zu Bundeskanzler Scholz so kompliziert?

Selenskyj: Ich glaube, es gibt eine gewisse Skepsis in der Beziehung der Führung Deutschlands der Ukraine gegenüber. Ich glaube nicht, dass diese Skepsis auf Bundeskanzler Scholz zurückzuführen ist, ich glaube nicht, dass sie neu ist. Ich glaube, wir haben wunderbare Beziehungen zwischen beiden Völkern und recht gute Beziehungen zwischen den Führungen beider Staaten.

Aber ich glaube, diese Skepsis kommt vor allem zum Ausdruck, wenn es um die künftige Mitgliedschaft der Ukraine in der EU und der Nato geht, diese Skepsis war leider auch in der Zeit vor Bundeskanzler Scholz zu spüren. Es gab diese Haltung und ich bin zuversichtlich, dass sich diese Haltung ändern wird.

14.06.2022 - 05:59 [ @Podolyak_M, Adviser to the Head of the Office of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy ]

Being straightforward – to end the war we need heavy weapons parity: 1000 howitzers caliber 155 mm; 300 MLRS; 500 tanks; 2000 armored vehicles; 1000 drones. Contact Group of Defense Ministers meeting is held in #Brussels on June 15. We are waiting for a decision.

14.06.2022 - 05:46 [ Russia Today ]

Zelensky vows to retake Donbass and Crimea

“And I ask everyone who has such an opportunity to communicate with people in the occupied south…say that there will be liberation,” he continued. “Say it to Gorlovka, Donetsk, Lugansk. Tell them that the Ukrainian army will definitely come.”

“Of course, we will liberate our Crimea as well. Let every Russian official who has seized precious land in Crimea remember: this is not the land where they will have peace,” he threatened.

14.06.2022 - 05:18 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides

(04.05.2022)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

12.06.2022 - 18:55 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

It is too late to find understanding with Russia – Zelensky

„We respect international law, we respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of each state. But please do not forget that the war is being waged on our soil. This is a war on our land. Therefore, we put pressure on Russia, on our land. There is no longer any need to reassure the military and political leadership of the Russian Federation. It is too late. We needed preventive sanctions, when we had to talk to them on a daily basis, implement specific financial and economic sanctions before a full-scale invasion,“ he said on Saturday, speaking at the 19th Asian Shangri-La Dialogue Security Summit.

„Now there is no gray area. If you are for peace now, then you support Ukraine, if you support this particular war, then you find mutual understanding with Russia. That is all.

06.06.2022 - 09:18 [ Nexta / Nitter.net ]

#Ukrainian President Vladimir #Zelenskyy reported that he had visited #Lysychansk and #Soledar. These towns are very close to the war zone.

02.06.2022 - 13:11 [ ORF.at ]

Selenskyj: Ukraine „de facto schon EU-Mitglied“

Selenskyj zeigte sich überzeugt, dass sich Luxemburg dafür einsetzen werde, dass sein Land im Juni den offiziellen Status eines EU-Beitrittskandidaten erhalten und „in einem beschleunigten Verfahren EU-Mitglied“ werde.

28.05.2022 - 19:22 [ Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom / Nitter.net ]

I told President @ZelenskyyUa this morning that we stand with Ukraine for the long-term. We’ll continue to provide equipment to help the Ukrainian Armed Forces defend their country, and we’re working intensively to find ways to resume grain exports & avert a global food crisis.

16.05.2022 - 18:53 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides

(04.05.2022)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

14.05.2022 - 12:54 [ EuroWeeklynews.com ]

World Economic Forum: Volodymyr Zelensky to join annual Davos meeting

Scheduled for Graubünden, a canton in eastern Switzerland, it is the first in-person meeting for three years and will feature the 44-year-old, who is set to address world political, economic and social leaders on May 23.

14.05.2022 - 12:34 [ ORF.at ]

Selenskyj warnt vor weltweiten Hungersnöten

„Wie viel müsste man dann investieren, um solche Folgen zu überwinden? Diese Fragen sollten diejenigen beantworten, die die Sanktionen gegen Russland hinauszögern oder versuchen, die Hilfe für die Ukraine zu verzögern“, sagte der Präsident in einer Videoansprache am späten Abend.

11.05.2022 - 09:58 [ Tagesschau.de ]

Weniger Gas für Europa: Ukraine stoppt Gastransit durch Luhansk

Wie der ukrainische Gasnetzbetreiber GTSOU mitteilte, stellt das Land von heute an den Transit von russischem Gas im Gebiet Luhansk im Osten der Ukraine ein. Damit fielen bis zu 32,6 Millionen Kubikmeter Gas pro Tag weg, teilte GTSOU mit. Das sei fast ein Drittel der täglich über die Ukraine nach Europa transportierbaren Höchstmenge.

07.05.2022 - 09:44 [ DW News, We really know Germany / Twitter ]

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has invited German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and President Frank-Walter Steinmeier to visit Kyiv on May 9, the day Russia marks the victory of the Soviet Union over Nazi Germany in World War II.

07.05.2022 - 09:41 [ @JComm_NewsFeeds / Twitter ]

Ukrainian President Zelensky used advisors linked to Likud, Netanyahu – report: During the war with Russia, Zelensky used the services of strategic advisors Srulik Einhorn, who ran a Likud campaign, and Yonatan Orich, Netanyahu’s spokesperson.

(May 3, 2022)

04.05.2022 - 16:05 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides

(today)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

01.05.2022 - 17:31 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

Zelensky, Macron discuss defense cooperation, interaction on path of Ukraine’s membership in the EU

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in a telephone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed defense cooperation, interaction on the path of Ukraine’s membership in the EU.

24.04.2022 - 09:32 [ ORF.at ]

Selenskyj: Partner liefern endlich erbetene Waffen

(23.04.2022)

Die Partner der Ukraine liefern Präsident Wolodymyr Selenskyj zufolge nun endlich die Waffen, um die sein Land gebeten habe. Diese würden helfen, die Leben Tausender Menschen zu retten, erklärte er in einer Videoansprache in der Nacht auf heute.

21.04.2022 - 17:05 [ Max Blumenthal / Twitter ]

Under Zelensky’s watch, Ukraine’s SBU has partnered with neo-Nazis from Azov and C14 to hunt down left-wing activists This is from video posted by Azov members during the SBU’s torture & kidnapping of leftist Alexander Matjuschenko in Dnipro – targeted for his political view

21.04.2022 - 16:58 [ Max Blumenthal, Esha Krishnaswamy / Consortium News ]

Zelensky’s Hardline Internal Purge

In a March 19 executive order, Zelensky invoked martial law to ban 11 opposition parties. The outlawed parties consisted of the entire left-wing, socialist or anti-NATO spectrum in Ukraine.

They included the For Life Party, the Left Opposition, the Progressive Socialist Party of Ukraine, the Socialist Party of Ukraine, Union of Left Forces, Socialists, the Party of Shariy, Ours, State, Opposition Bloc and the Volodymyr Saldo Bloc.

Openly fascist and pro-Nazi parties like the Azov National Corps were left untouched by the presidential decree, however.

“The activities of those politicians aimed at d

17.04.2022 - 08:23 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

Zelensky believes that peace treaty with Russia should consist of two documents

„Moscow would like to have one treaty that would contain the solution of all issues. However, everyone does not quite see themselves at the table with Russia. For them, security guarantees for Ukraine are one issue, while agreements with Russia are another issue. Russia wants everything to be in one document, but people say: sorry, they saw what happened in Bucha, circumstances are changing,“ the president said.

15.04.2022 - 15:57 [ NZZ.ch ]

David besiegt Goliath – weshalb Russland im Kampf um Kiew gescheitert ist

Das Ausharren des Präsidenten im Zentrum Kiews stellte ein starkes Symbol des Widerstandes dar. Als am zweiten Kriegstag Gerüchte über eine Flucht Selenskis aufkamen, handelte der Präsident rasch: Er nahm spätabends vor dem Präsidentenpalast ein Video auf, umringt von seinen wichtigsten Beratern.

10.04.2022 - 11:24 [ anews.com.tr ]

Zelensky reiterates embargo demands for Russian oil and gas

„Ukraine does not have time to wait. Freedom does not have time to wait. When tyranny launches aggression against everything that keeps peace in Europe, action must be taken immediately. It is necessary to act in a principled fashion,“ he said.

„And the oil embargo should be the first step. At the level of all democracies, the whole civilized world. Then Russia will feel it. Then it will be an argument for them – to seek peace, to stop pointless violence.“

10.04.2022 - 02:31 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

Whatever outcome about Ukraine’s EU membership, Ukraine has very long path to recovery – von der Leyen

„This is an unusual path that Ukraine is going. Ukraine has whatever the outcome is a long period, an intensive period of reconstruction ahead of it because Russia brutally destroys infrastructure, livelihoods and cities. And therefore in this process we want to reach out to really work with you to reform, to build up, to reconstruct, and this will determine in a positive way the path towards the European Union,“ von der Leyen said at a press conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kyiv on Friday.

10.04.2022 - 02:24 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

UK and partners to step up economic pressure on Russia – Johnson

He said at a joint press conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Saturday in Kyiv that it is necessary to provide all kinds of support to Ukraine and together with partners we will increase economic pressure, and we will intensify sanctions against Russia every week.

05.04.2022 - 19:48 [ CNBC Television / Youtube ]

Ukraine President Zelensky addresses United Nations Security Council — 4/5/22

(video)

05.04.2022 - 08:09 [ NDTV.com ]

Ukraine’s Zelensky Says He Will Address UN Security Council Today

„I would like to emphasise that we are interested in the most complete, transparent investigation, the results of which will be known and explained to the entire international community,“ Zelenskiy said in his nightly video address.

04.04.2022 - 10:00 [ Satyen K. Bordoloi / Youtube ]

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s impassioned plea at 64th Annual Grammy Awards 2022

#PutinsWar #нетвойне

04.04.2022 - 09:37 [ ORF.at ]

Selenskyj bei Grammys: „Füllt die Stille mit eurer Musik“

Der ukrainische Präsident Wolodymyr Selenskyj hat bei der Verleihung der US-Musikpreise Grammys per Videobotschaft um Unterstützung für sein Land gebeten.

„Was könnte gegenteiliger zu Musik sein als Krieg?“, sagte Selenskyj in der Nacht auf heute (MESZ) bei der live im US-Fernsehen übertragenen Veranstaltung in Las Vegas per Videobotschaft.

30.03.2022 - 05:09 [ Newsweek ]

Zelensky Begs Israel for Defense Systems, Calls ‚Iron Dome‘ World’s Best

(March 20, 2022)

„We are turning to you and asking whether it is better to provide help or mediation without choosing a side,“ he said. „I will let you decide the answer to the question, but I do want to point out that indifference kills.“

The Jerusalem Post reported that some within the Israeli government were taken aback by Zelensky’s critical tone during the meeting. Nonetheless, the country does not plan to change course and provide weapons or other equipment to Ukraine.

28.03.2022 - 07:28 [ ORF.at ]

Selenski: Forderung nach Neutralität der Ukraine „prüfen“

„Dieser Punkt der Verhandlungen ist für mich verständlich, und er wird diskutiert, er wird gründlich geprüft“, sagte Selenski in dem Interview. Eine Neutralität der Ukraine ist eine der russischen Hauptforderungen in den Verhandlungen über einen Waffenstillstand. Der Kreml hatte unlängst das Modell Schwedens oder Österreichs als mögliches Vorbild genannt.

23.03.2022 - 20:05 [ Володимир Зеленський / Twitter ]

Talked to @Pontifex . Told His Holiness about the difficult humanitarian situation and the blocking of rescue corridors by Russian troops. The mediating role of the Holy See in ending human suffering would be appreciated. Thanked for the prayers for Ukraine and peace.

23.03.2022 - 19:58 [ CatholicNewsagency.com ]

Nach Telefonat mit Kiew: Wird Papst Franziskus im Ukraine-Krieg vermitteln?

VATIKANSTADT, 22 March, 2022 / 1:43 PM (CNA Deutsch).-

Der ukrainische Präsident Wolodymyr Selenskyj sagte am Dienstag, er habe mit Papst Franziskus telefoniert und dem Papst mitgeteilt, dass er eine Vermittlung des Vatikans begrüßen würde, um das Leid in seinem Land zu beenden.

22.03.2022 - 01:36 [ Suspilne.media ]

Я готовий піти на все, якщо моя хода буде з нашим народом — інтерв’ю Зеленського

„Нас не беруть у НАТО, бо бояться Росії. Ось і все. Нам треба заспокоїтись і сказати „окей, інші гарантії безпеки“, — президент України Володимир Зеленський вважає, що у питанні членства України в Альянсі можна досягти компромісу. Які загалом можливі компроміси з Росією, як виглядає щоденне спілкування з європейськими лідерами та що надихає президента Зеленського зараз — в його ексклюзивному інтерв’ю європейським суспільним мовникам.

22.03.2022 - 01:34 [ Euromaidan Press / Twitter ]

Ukraine’s possible compromises on security guarantees and temporarily occupied territories in the negotiations between Ukraine & Russia can be decided at all-Ukrainian referendum – Zelenskyy in Interview to Suspilne. Also hints Ukraine renouncing NATO aspirations is acceptable

22.03.2022 - 01:15 [ ORF.at ]

Selenski will Referendum über „Kompromisse“

Der ukrainische Präsident Wolodymyr Selenski will über jeden möglichen „Kompromiss“ bei den Verhandlungen mit Russland die Ukrainerinnen und Ukrainer entscheiden lassen. Die Inhalte eines möglichen Abkommens könnten „historische“ Veränderungen bedeuten, so Selenski gestern in einem Interview.

21.03.2022 - 05:44 [ Haaretz ]

Iron Dome and Beyond: Israel Can, and Must, Save Lives in Ukraine

One Western country has the unique experience and capacity to help Ukraine protect civilian lives from Putin’s bombardment: Israel. Unfortunately, despite repeated requests from Kyiv, it has chosen not to do

21.03.2022 - 05:29 [ Jerusalem Post ]

‚Why won’t Israel give Ukraine weapons?‘ Zelensky criticizes Knesset

Sources close to Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said they were surprised by how critical Zelensky was in the address. Despite the speech, mediation would continue, and Israel would not provide weapons to Ukraine, the sources said.

21.03.2022 - 05:24 [ Middle East Eye ]

Russia-Ukraine war: Zelensky presses Israel for its Iron Dome missile defence system

In the latest in a series of international appeals, Zelensky addressed the Israeli parliament by video link and questioned Israel’s reluctance to sell its Iron Dome missile defence system to Ukraine.

„Everybody knows that your missile defence systems are the best… and that you can definitely help our people, save the lives of Ukrainians, of Ukrainian Jews,“ said Zelensky, who is of Jewish heritage.

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has held numerous calls with both Zelensky and Russian President Vladimir Putin to try to end the conflict.

17.03.2022 - 18:44 [ ZDFheute Nachrichten / Twitter ]

Selenskyj-Rede vor Bundestag: Präsident der Ukraine wendet sich an Deutschland | ZDFheute live

Der ukrainische Präsident wendet sich mit einer Videoschalte an das deutsche Parlament.

16.03.2022 - 14:39 [ Daily Mail / Youtube ]

LIVE: Zelensky makes speech before US Congress today

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will ask Congress for more military gear when he addresses lawmakers on Wednesday as pressure is on the White House to be more aggressive in its response to Russia ’s invasion.

Zelensky is expected to ask for help in shoring up his country’s ground-based air-defense system and could make a plea for fighter jets, which the Biden administration has rejected, when he makes his video address.

15.03.2022 - 20:24 [ Newsweek ]

Volodymyr Zelensky Says Ukraine Won’t Join NATO

Media outlet Nexta quoted Zelensky as saying: „We realized that Ukraine will not become a member of NATO. We understand this, we are adequate people.“

„Kyiv needs new formats of interaction with the West and separate security guarantees.“

12.03.2022 - 16:18 [ Interfax Ukraine ]

Russian propagandists to respond in same way as those who drop bombs on innocent people – Zelensky

„War crimes are impossible without propagandists covering them up. I want to tell them one thing: you will respond in the same way as those who order bombs to be dropped on civilians,“ he said in a video statement distributed on Thursday afternoon.

„We will find all the property of propagandists and persons associated with them. We will do everything to have it seized, wherever it is. You love the rich life. Love prosperous countries. You won’t have it anymore. And this is just the beginning,“ he said, adding that „you will be prosecuted for complicity in war crimes.“

12.03.2022 - 15:05 [ Axios,com ]

Zelensky: Russia’s deadly hospital bombing proof of genocide

What he’s saying: „A children’s hospital. Maternity hospital. What did they threaten the Russian Federation with?“ Zelensky said in a televised address on Wednesday.

„What kind of country is this — the Russian Federation, which is afraid of hospitals and maternity hospitals and destroys them?“ he continued.

08.03.2022 - 19:43 [ DailyMail.co.uk ]

‚We will fight them in the sea, air, forests, fields and streets… we will not surrender‘: President Zelensky echoes Churchill’s famous WWII speech in moving address to Commons and gets a standing ovation as he vows to defeat Putin’s invasion of Ukraine

Drawing on Churchill’s iconic ‚we shall fight them on the beaches‘ wartime address in June 1940, he said Ukrainians will fight against Moscow’s forces on land, sea and in the air.

Mr Zelensky said: ‚We will not give up and we will not lose. We will fight to the end, at sea, in the air, we will continue fighting for our land, whatever the cost.

‚We will fight in the forests, in the fields, on the shores, in the streets.‘

He said Ukraine was fighting a ‚war that we didn’t start and we didn’t want‘ as he told MPs ‚we do not want to lose what we have, what is ours‘.

06.03.2022 - 02:22 [ ORF.at ]

Nehammer: Selenskis Leben durch Russland bedroht

Das sei in den jüngsten Telefonaten immer wieder durchgeklungen.

Jedes Telefonat sei schwierig, weil damit die Gefahr einer Ortung des Gesprächspartners einher gehe, so der Kanzler weiter. Die Anspannung sei bei den Telefonaten zu spüren. „So ein Gespräch lässt einen jedes Mal sehr nachdenklich zurück“, konstatierte der ÖVP-Chef.

26.02.2022 - 07:07 [ James LaPorta, @AP Investigative Reporter / Twitter ]

New @AP reporting tonight: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was asked to evacuate Kyiv at the behest of the U.S. government but turned down the offer. An American official tells me Zelenskyy said, “The fight is here; I need ammunition, not a ride.”

26.02.2022 - 06:42 [ Hanna Liubakova, Journalist from Minsk, Belarus / Twitter ]

#Ukraine President Zelensky and his administration recorded a short video addressing Ukrainians. They confirmed that they are in Kyiv and are ready to defend the city

(12 hours ago)

24.02.2022 - 11:40 [ CNN ]

‚We have severed diplomatic relations with Russia‘: Zelensky addresses Ukrainian citizens

Ukrainian President Zelensky addressed the citizens of his country following the beginning of a Russian invasion.

24.02.2022 - 11:32 [ FRANCE 24 English / Twitter ]

During his press conference following the attacks on #Ukraine, President #Zelensky finished his speech in Russian. He appealed to Russian language speakers, imploring them to communicate with their close ones in #Russia. „Tell them the truth of what is happening“

24.02.2022 - 08:37 [ Guardian News / Youtube ]

We will defend ourselves‘, says Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy

‚Not attack, but defend ourselves. And when you attack us, you will see our faces, not our backs, but our faces.‘ Zelenskiy made the remarks in a 10-minute address posted on Telegram during which he spoke in both Ukrainian and Russian. The Ukrainian leader said Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, had not replied to his invitation to hold talks

24.02.2022 - 06:22 [ White House ]

Statement by President Joe Biden on Phone Call with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine

He asked me to call on the leaders of the world to speak out clearly against President Putin’s flagrant aggression, and to stand with the people of Ukraine. Tomorrow, I will be meeting with the Leaders of the G7, and the United States and our Allies and partners will be imposing severe sanctions on Russia.

18.02.2022 - 09:22 [ The Recount / Twitter ]

VP Kamala Harris on the way to the Munich Security Conference, where she will meet with NATO’s president on Friday and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky this weekend for the first time.

20.08.2021 - 15:37 [ Ukraine Weekly ]

Outgoing German chancellor Merkel to visit Kyiv following Kremlin meeting

Before his Washington visit, which Mr. Zelenskyy has sought for two years beginning when U.S. President Donald Trump was in office, the Ukrainian head of state will host outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Ms. Merkel will first head to Moscow on August 20 and is scheduled to arrive in Kyiv two days later.

18.02.2020 - 16:59 [ Unian.info ]

Zelensky: Enemy offensive in Donbas attempt to disrupt peace process

He also recalled that today, in connection with events in the country’s east, a meeting of the NSDC has been scheduled.

„We will discuss and decide on further steps. Our course towards ending the war and adherence to international agreements remains unchanged – as does our determination to repulse any manifestations of armed aggression against Ukraine,“ Zelensky concluded.

18.02.2020 - 16:55 [ Tagesschau ]

Ukrainischer Soldat getötet: „Zynische Provokation“ im Donbass

Nach der Tötung eines ukrainischen Soldaten verschärfen sich die Spannungen zwischen den Regierungen in Kiew und Moskau. Präsident Selenskij sprach von einer „zynischen Provokation“ russischer Truppen im Osten des Landes.

11.01.2020 - 10:59 [ UNIAN.info ]

„We insist on full admission of guilt“: Zelensky reacts to Iran’s PS752 downing statement

The Ukrainian leader hopes the investigation will continue without any artificial delays and obstacles.

10.01.2020 - 15:56 [ Tagesschau ]

Flugzeugabsturz nahe Teheran: Iran verlangt Beweise für Abschuss

Auch die Ukraine verlangt Beweise für die Theorie eines Abschusses. „Unser Ziel ist es, die unstrittige Wahrheit herauszufinden“, sagte Präsident Wolodymyr Selenskyj in Kiew. Das sei auch die internationale Gemeinschaft den Familien der Opfer schuldig. Der Wert eines Menschenlebens sei höher als jegliche politische Motive.

09.12.2019 - 19:20 [ France24.com ]

Macron welcomes Putin, Zelensky for Ukraine peace talks in Paris

After a three-year freeze in negotiations over the conflict between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, a meeting is set for Monday at France’s Élysée Palace.

09.12.2019 - 19:13 [ Tagesschau.de ]

Ukraine-Gipfel in Paris: Hoffnung auf Annäherung

Selenskyj und Putin trafen zunächst mit dem französischen Präsidenten Emmanuel Macron und Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel in Einzelgesprächen zusammen. Geplant ist auch ein Vier-Augen-Gespräch von Putin und Selenskyj.

04.10.2019 - 08:07 [ Zeit.de ]

USA verkaufen Panzerabwehrwaffen an die Ukraine

Die Ukraine, die sich im Konflikt mit Russland befindet, will die Javelins seit Längerem erwerben. Der neu gewählte Präsident Wolodymyr Selenskyj hatte Ende Juli in einem Gespräch mit US-Präsident Donald Trump darum gebeten.

28.09.2019 - 10:26 [ Washington Post ]

‘Almost a spy’: Transcript and video of Trump’s remarks at private U.N. event about whistleblower

„So the whistleblower came out and said nothing. Said: ‘A couple of people told me he had a conversation with Ukraine.’ We’re at war. These people are sick. They’re sick. And nobody’s called it out like I do. I don’t understand. People are afraid to call it out. They’re afraid to say that the press is crooked. We have a crooked press. We have a dishonest media. So now they’re devastated, but they’ll always find something. I’m sure there’ll be something they’ll find in this report that will suit their lie. But basically that person never saw the report, never saw the call. Never saw the call. Heard something, and decided that he or she or whoever the hell it is — sort of like, almost, a spy.“

25.09.2019 - 17:59 [ theHill.com ]

READ: Transcript of Trump’s call with Ukrainian president

The Trump administration on Wednesday released a five-page transcript of President Trump’s July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

The White House had faced mounting pressure to release the transcript amid scrutiny over reports that Trump urged Ukraine to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden.

22.07.2019 - 19:19 [ KyivPost.com ]

A democratic first: One party wins majority in Ukraine’s parliament

Volodymyr Zelensky’s Servant of the People — 42.19 percent

Opposition Platform – For Life — 12.75 percent

Petro Poroshenko’s European Solidarity — 8.71 percent

Yulia Tymoshenko’s Batkivshchyna — 8.15 percent

Svyatoslav Vakarchuk’s Golos — 6.39 percent

30.05.2019 - 08:46 [ Sputniknews.com ]

Donbass-Konflikt: Maas und Le Drian reisen zu Selenski in die Ukraine

Bundesaußenminister Heiko Maas und sein französischer Amtskollege Jean-Yves Le Drian reisen am Donnerstag in die Ukraine, um mit dem neuen Präsidenten, Wladimir Selenski, über die Bemühungen um eine Friedenslösung in der Krisenregion Donbass zu sprechen. Das meldet die Deutsche Presse-Agentur am Mittwoch.

30.05.2019 - 08:46 [ ORF.at ]

Deutscher und französischer Außenminister in der Ukraine

Der deutsche Außenminister Heiko Maas und sein französischer Kollege Jean-Yves Le Drian reisen heute in die Ukraine, um mit dem neuen Präsidenten Wolodymyr Selenski über den Konflikt im Osten des Landes zu sprechen. Sie wollen ausloten, wie der seit Langem festgefahrene Friedensprozess wieder in Gang gebracht werden kann.

12.04.2019 - 13:48 [ Tagesschau,de ]

Poroschenko in Berlin: Kritik an Besuch bei Merkel

Gut eine Woche vor der Stichwahl zum ukrainischen Präsidenten reist Amtsinhaber Poroschenko zu Kanzlerin Merkel nach Berlin. Leistet die deutsche Regierungschefin damit Wahlkampfhilfe? Zumindest erntet sie Kritik.

02.04.2019 - 18:21 [ German Foreign Policy ]

Die Wahl der Oligarchen

Freilich handelt es sich bei den faschistischen Banden, an deren Gewalttaten die G7 heute Anstoß nehmen, um dieselben Schläger, die bereits die Maidan-Proteste blutig eskalieren ließen. Damals wurden sie im Westen als „Freiheitskämpfer“ hofiert

01.04.2019 - 12:15 [ ORF.at ]

Ukraine: Komiker geht als Sieger in Stichwahl

Der Komiker Wolodymyr Selenski setzte sich zwar laut Prognosen klar als Sieger bei der Präsidentenwahl am Sonntag durch. Der 41-Jährige verfehlte aber die absolute Mehrheit. Er muss deshalb am 21. April in eine Stichwahl mit Amtsinhaber Petro Poroschenko.