Among the emergency measures to strengthen the defense of Ukraine, the deputies named the arrival of US and British military contingents. The parliamentarians also called on the president, together with the EU and NATO, to develop new sanctions against the Russian Federation.
The faction of the presidential party “Servant of the People” in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine called on the head of the kingdom, Volodymyr Zelensky, to sever diplomatic relations with Russia. The faction’s statement was published on her Facebook page by MP Yelizaveta Bogutskaya.
She stated that, taking into account the total that has been in relations between Ukraine and Russia since the annexation to the rest of Crimea, one can perceive the recent statements Russian wills seem to be a threat to use force in relations with Ukraine.
Among other things, Bogutskaya proposed to Zelensky to limit imports from Russia, as well as to call reservists into the army. She also called on the President to use the mechanism of the 1994 Budapest Memorandum and bring US and British troops into the country for defense.
Earlier on Monday, the onion of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry, Dmitry Kuleba, came out with the slogan of imposing sanctions against the Russian Federation.