Ukraine’s foreign minister has called on UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to force Russia to evacuate the city of Mariupol. Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba told the Associated Press on Monday he was “deeply concerned” that a visit to Moscow ahead of his Kyiv trip could prompt the UN secretary-general to plot a war in Russia. “After visiting Moscow, many other foreign officials fell into the Russian conspiracy and acted in an effort to show the supremacy of Russian strategy,” he said.
The Ukrainian foreign minister said that Guterres would only focus on evacuating Mariupol,
He said that these foreign officials started trying to tell the world how to deal with Russia. Dmitry Koleba said that Guterres should focus on one thing and that is to evacuate Mariupol. According to the Foreign Minister of Ukraine, about one million people are still trapped in Mariupol, while there are also Ukrainian soldiers in a steel plant. who are fighting against the Russian army.
Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Kuleba said, “This is really something that the United Nations has been able to do. ,
And if it shows political will, character and integrity, I hope it will inspire us to take a step forward.” The statement came a day after US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin visited Kyiv.