On Sunday, August 7, President Volodymyr Zelenskyi had a telephone conversation with the head of the European Council, Charles Michel. Nuclear terror from Russia became one of the topics of the negotiations.
This is what the Ukrainian leader said reports on Twitter.
Zelensky informed Michel about the situation at the front, as well as about the Russians’ shelling of the Zaporizhzhia NPP.
Energoatom said that due to the situation at the ZNPP, a nuclear disaster threatens the whole of EuropeThe Russian Federation may implement its plan to turn the Zaporizhzhia NPP into a military base for nuclear terrorists. This is facilitated by the active actions of Rosatom representatives.
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“Russian nuclear terror requires a stronger response from the international community – sanctions on the Russian nuclear industry and nuclear fuel”– he noted.
It is noted that the politicians also discussed the launch of the “grain corridor” and preparations for the summit of the Crimean Platform. Zelenskyy asked the President of the European Council to help unblock the package of macro-financial assistance for Ukraine as soon as possible.
It will be recalled that on August 5, the occupiers fired twice at the ZNPP. There was a threat of spraying of radioactive substances.
The Institute for the Study of War notes that Russian troops are using the captured nuclear power plant in order to play on the West’s fears about a nuclear disaster in Ukraine.
Today, August 7, Russian troops again shelled the site of Zaporizhzhya NPP, an employee of the station was injured.