25 February, New Delhi: Ukraine In a video conference call on Thursday night, President Volodymyr Zelensky issued an alarming warning to his European counterparts, according to Sky News.
“This might be the last time you see me alive,” he told other leaders, according to a journalist from Israel’s Walla News.
Russia, according to a Ukrainian presidential advisor, aims to kill Zelensky if it gains control of Ukraine’s capital.
Russia is thought to be aiming to install a puppet government in Ukraine if it captures Kiev, according to the article.
According to the Daily Mail, a group of Chechen special forces ‘hunters’ has been sent to Ukraine to detain or assassinate a group of Ukrainian officials.
A Moscow Telegram group with links to the security establishment said that each soldier was given a special ‘deck of cards’ with Ukrainian officials’ images and details on them, according to the Daily Mail.
According to the article, the list includes officials and security professionals accused of ‘crimes’ by the Russian Investigative Committee.
It came as Ukraine’s President revealed that he is the ‘number one target’ for Russian assassins in Kiev, and that his family is the ‘number two target’ for Putin’s assassins.
The Chechen team is believed to be hiding in a Ukrainian woodland, where they were given a ‘order to kill’ if they didn’t comply.Those on the wanted list could not be detained, the report said.