Zelensky adviser: Ukraine can win war in ‘3 to 6 months’ if it gets heavy weapons soon

Issued on: 17/06/2022 – 19:27 Mykhailo Podolyak, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, spoke to FRANCE 24 a day after the go to of the French, German, Italian and Romanian leaders to Kyiv and Irpin. Whereas welcoming this show of European unity with Ukraine, Podolyak known as for extra heavy weapons to be despatched to his nation. He stated that such a transfer would change the scenario on the bottom in favour of the Ukrainian troops, confronted with Russian advances within the jap Donbas area.

Rwandan FM dismisses fears of war with neighbouring DR Congo

Rwanda’s International Minister Vincent Biruta granted an interview to FRANCE 24 to debate the more and more tense scenario with neighbouring DR Congo. Earlier this Friday, a Congolese soldier crossed the border and was killed by Rwandan safety forces, whereas two Rwandan troopers had been wounded. Preventing between Congolese troops and a insurgent motion known as the M23 has infected tensions between the 2 neighbours. Biruta dismissed fears that the tensions may result in a struggle. He additionally insisted that Rwanda was “dedicated” to its take care of the UK to absorb asylum seekers, regardless of the primary flight being cancelled earlier this week.