Exchange of accusations between Kiev and Moscow on the fate of the nuclear power plant
Very high tension around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant and exchanges of mutual accusations between Ukraine and Russia. After the alarm raised by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky according to which, based on intelligence data “the Russian military placed explosive-like objects on the roof of several power units of the Zaporizhzhia NPP. Perhaps to simulate an attack”, remarking how ”the world sees, cannot fail to see, that the only source of danger for the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant is Russia and no one else”, the Kremlin replied punctually pointing instead the finger precisely against Ukraine.
“The situation around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant is tense for the high risk of sabotage actions by the Kiev regimeactions that could have devastating consequences,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. “Ukraine has already demonstrated its readiness not to back down from anything,” he added, citing the destruction of the Kakhovka dam.
And the Ukrainian leader also referred to the hydroelectric plant, arguing that ”unfortunately, there was no prompt and large-scale response to the terrorist attack on the Kakhovka plant. And this could incite the Kremlin to commit new evils. It is everyone’s responsibility in the world to stop it, no one can stand aside, as radiation affects everyone”.