• 4 a.m.: guest of the G7, Zelensky must demand even more effort from Westerners

The Ukrainian president is expected to demand Monday, June 27 more weapons for his country at war and a further strengthening of Western sanctions against Moscow to the leaders of the G7 united against Russia at their annual summit in Germany.

Volodymyr Zelensky is due to speak by videoconference mid-morning during this meeting of the seven industrial powers which began on Sunday in the bucolic setting of Elmau Castle, at the foot of the Bavarian Alps.

The Ukrainian leader, who will also take part in the NATO summit in Madrid from Tuesday, wants to put pressure on the seven leaders for increased support from them, the day after Russian strikes on kyiv, denounced as acts of "barbarism by US President Joe Biden.

With AFP

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