France will move the Ukrainian embassy to Lviv, the Foreign Minister says

The view shows the French Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine on February 13, 2022. (Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters File Photo)

France moved the Ukrainian embassy from the capital Kyiv to the western city of Lviv, and Foreign Minister Jean-Yves le Dorian was the last western country to move its diplomatic mission on Monday as the situation worsened due to the Russian invasion. Said.

Le Dorien, who responded for the first time after Russia’s President Vladimir Putin became more vigilant against Russia’s nuclear deterrence, said the move was meaningless and Russian leaders began operations in Ukraine last Thursday. Since then, he said he lost the battle for communications.

He said Russia’s oligarchs need to worry about the future of assets in France and Europe, and the European Union will ban Russian media such as Sputnik and RT from being described as “war propaganda” in the coming hours. rice field.

The minister added that a resolution submitted by the UN Security Council later on Monday calls for an immediate ceasefire.

John Irish