Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Zelensky refuses Israeli PM’s advice to surrender to Russia

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett reportedly told Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in a phone call on Tuesday that he recommends Ukraine surrender to Russia, a Ukrainian official told The Jerusalem Post.

The deal unveiled publicly on Monday would require Ukraine to cede the Crimea Peninsula to Russia formally, recognize the independence of the separatist Donetsk and Luhansk states, and amend their constitution to forbid membership in Western institutions, The Week reported.

“If I were you, I would think about the lives of my people and take the offer,” the source claimed Bennett said, after initiating the phone call.

“I hear you,” Zelenskyy responded.

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