Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko warns that enemies are on the outskirts of the capital. Ukraine’s military is preparing to defend Kiev. In a video message on Tuesday (March 1), he said that our armed forces, the ground defense forces, have historically been fighting for our territory.
The mayor of Kiev added that forts and checkpoints have been set up at the entrances to the city. I urge everyone to remain calm. Don’t go out if you don’t need to. You can also go to the shelter.
Russian forces are stationed on the outskirts of Kiev with 40 miles of Russian armored vehicles, tanks and artillery. Meanwhile, the Russian Defense Ministry warned Kiev residents that they were preparing for an attack on a target in the capital.
Russia’s military is preparing to launch an attack on a specific target of Ukraine’s security services and the 72nd main Siops center, a statement said Tuesday afternoon.
It called on Ukrainian citizens to move to safer areas. Campaigns are also underway to stop information-attacks against Russia. However, Ukraine’s Defense Ministry called the Russian Defense Ministry’s announcement a “psychological battle.”