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Guardian News published this video item, entitled “‘Victory is not the only thing, we need justice’: Olena Zelenska addresses UK parliament” – below is their description.
Ukraine’s first lady, Olena Zelenska addressed British lawmakers in parliament during her trip to the UK. Zelenska received a standing ovation as she entered a parliamentary committee room, where she told MPs Ukraine needed justice, not just a victory. During her speech, she compared Ukraine’s war with Russia to the Blitz,’your island survived the air raids which are identical to how Russia wants to put our people on their knees’, and thanked the government for their continued support
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Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the south.
Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.
The Soviet Union was dissolved in 1991 and since 1993 Russia been governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. Russia is a major great power, with the world’s second-most powerful military, and the fourth-highest military expenditure. As a recognised nuclear-weapon state, the country possesses the world’s largest stockpile of nuclear weapons.
Ukraine is a large country in Eastern Europe known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains. Its capital, Kiev, features the gold-domed St. Sophia’s Cathedral, with 11th-century mosaics and frescoes. Overlooking the Dnieper River is the Kiev Pechersk Lavra monastery complex, a Christian pilgrimage site housing Scythian tomb relics and catacombs containing mummified Orthodox monks.