“I think they could be two different documents: security guarantees of the countries that are ready to give these security guarantees and a separate document with Russia,” the head of state said in an interview with Ukrainian media, responding to a question about the document to end the war.
Zelensky said that Russia would like to have an agreement that covers all issues, but that, according to he, not all countries that could be guarantors of security see themselves at the same table with the Russian Federation, adds the Ukrainian agency.
“For him s, security guarantees for Ukraine are one issue and agreements with Russia are another matter. Russia wants everything to be in a document, and people say, ‘Sorry, we saw what happened in Bucha’. Circumstances are changing, future agreements are changing, the percentage of possible agreements at these stages is changing, because of these violations. Everyone sees this and wants less and less to have agreements with Russia and, at the same time, they want to have agreements with Ukraine,” said Zelensky, according to the source. 16194124The president also stated that the issue of Russia’s compensation for Ukraine’s war losses must be resolved in a legal manner. Zelensky warned, however , that the escalation of Russian aggression and the commission of war crimes reduce the possibility of negotiations.
The Ukrainian president cited cases such as those of Borodyanka and Mariupol to say that if attacks like these continue “there will be no chance that negotiations will actually take place” and could end any format of dialogue.