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Ukraine war: Zelensky calls for ‘just punishment’ for Russia

The Annapurna Express

The Annapurna Express

Ukraine war: Zelensky calls for ‘just punishment’ for Russia

Russia must face “just punishment” over its invasion of Ukraine, President Volodymyr Zelensky has told the UN General Assembly in New York, BBC reported.

In a pre-recorded video, the Ukrainian leader called for the creation of a special war tribunal and detailed alleged war crimes by Russia.

He also set out a peace “formula”, including more military support and to punish Russia on the world stage.

His address received a standing ovation from many of the session’s attendees.

In his introductory remarks, Mr Zelensky accused Russia of causing “catastrophic turbulence” with its “illegal war”.