‘Victory is not the only thing, we need justice’: Olena Zelenska addresses UK parliament

Caution - Russia Ukraine Conflict

This item is about Russia or Ukraine, countries which are involved in an unfolding armed conflict. Be aware that propaganda may be involved in this video news item. Browse news from other sources about Russia (here) and Ukraine (here) to gain a wider perspective. The Global Herald is attempting to remove any advertisements from this content. Please accept our apologies if you are shown an ad next to conflict news - please leave a comment if you see ads in this page.

'victory is not the only thing, we need justice': olena zelenska addresses uk parliament

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

Guardian News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - Guardian News

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Guardian News. The Guardian is part of the Guardian Media Group, owned by the Scott Trust.

Subscribe to the Guardian #Ad

Recent from Guardian News:

‘Mire of sleaze’: Sunak’s judgment for reappointing Zahawi comes under question

Loud blast as drone attacks Iranian defence factory

At least 16 dead in two days in Israel and occupied Palestinian territories

In This Story: Russia

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.

3 Recent Items: Russia

Ukraine war tanks will be the ‘most desirable target for capture for the Russians’ | Gwythian Prin

Russia warns the West about sending tanks to Ukraine

What role does the Wagner Group play for Russia in Ukraine? | DW News

In This Story: Ukraine

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.

2 Recent Items: Ukraine

See Ukrainian soldiers use tanks against Russian mercenaries

Watch again: Memorial service held for British volunteer Andrew Bagshaw killed in Ukraine

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.