- Putin: I accept the Defense Ministry’s proposal to announce partial mobilization in the country
- Putin: Our forces liberated the greater part of the territory of Kherson and Zaporozhye according to the established plan… The citizens of the liberated areas do not want to be under Nazi rule.
- Russian President Vladimir Putin in a speech to the Russian people: We must take strong and necessary steps in order to defend Russia’s sovereignty and territorial integrity… The West seeks to maintain its hegemony by suppressing independent powers and imposing its will on the countries of the world.
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