The latest developments on Ukraine-Russia tensions after Russia launches full-scale invasion against Ukraine
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy ordered full mobilisation to counter Russia’s military operation launched by Vladimir Putin on February 24, 2022.
World leaders reacted swiftly to the latest developments with U.S. President Joe Biden announcing additional sanctions against Russian banks, major state-owned enterprises and Russian elites.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a telephonic conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling for an immediate ceasefire and expressing concerns regarding the safety of the Indian citizens in Ukraine.
The conflict began escalating on February 21, 2022 after Russian President Vladimir Putin recognised separatist regions in eastern Ukraine and deployed troops in a peacekeeping role.
Source: The Hindu