SIMFEROPOL, September 30 – Novosti. Kirill Stremousov, deputy head of the administration of the Kherson region , believes that the geography of the Russian special operation in Ukraine should be expanded in order to exclude the possibility of missile strikes on Russian territory.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday at a ceremony in the Kremlin signed the Treaties on the admission of the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions , the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics into the Russian Federation and the formation of new subjects in Russia.
Russia is getting bigger
“If we are today, Kherson, Zaporizhzhya regions, Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics, are in the perimeter of the destruction of American missiles, then we must move on until the moment when missile strikes are launched against Russia,” Stremousov said on the air of Channel One. .
Referendums on the entry of the DPR , LPR, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions into the Russian Federation were held on September 23-27. According to the results of processing 100% of the ballots in the DPR, 99.23% of those who voted for joining the Russian Federation, in the LPR – 98.42%, in the Kherson region – 87.05%, in the Zaporozhye region – 93.11%.
Russia launched a military operation in Ukraine on February 24. President Vladimir Putin called its goal “the protection of people who have been subjected to bullying and genocide by the Kyiv regime for eight years.” For this, according to him, it is planned to carry out “demilitarization and denazification of Ukraine”, to bring to justice all war criminals responsible for “bloody crimes against civilians” in Donbass . According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces strike only at the military infrastructure and Ukrainian troops and, as of March 25, they have completed the main tasks of the first stage – they have significantly reduced the combat potential of Ukraine. The main goal in the Russian military department was called the liberation of Donbass.