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Russia-Ukraine war live: Putin accuses ‘arrogant’ west of risking global conflict and says his forces are at ‘combat readiness’



Vladimir Putin marks second world war Victory Day as relations with west spiral towards crisisSouth Korea’s position remains it will not supply lethal weapons to any country, president Yoon Suk Yeol said on Thursday, when asked if Seoul was prepared to help Ukraine defend itself against Russia.Yoon also said his government intended to continue managing relations with Moscow to “pursue economic cooperation and mutual benefits” even though the two countries’ ties have become “uncomfortable” since the start of the war in Ukraine. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2024/may/09/russia-ukraine-war-live-russia-victory-day-vladimir-putin-moscow-kyiv-volodymyr-zelenskiy

Author : Tom Ambrose (now) and Ben Quinn (earlier)

Publish date : 2024-05-09 14:54:42

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