BRUSSELS, June 29 – RIA Novosti. Belgium will continue to provide military support to Ukraine as it believes the conflict can only be resolved on the battlefield, Prime Minister Alexander de Croo said ahead of the alliance summit in Madrid.
“I spoke with President Zelensky, it is important to continue communicating with him. We emphasized that this war can only be won on the battlefield and we must continue to support Zelensky and the people of Ukraine, ”he said.
Russia began a military operation Ukraine February 24. President Vladimir Putin called his goal “to protect people who have been victims of genocide by the Kiev regime for eight years.” According to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, from March 25, the Armed Forces completed the main tasks of the first stage – they significantly reduced Ukraine’s combat potential.