The change of power in Ukraine is not the goal of the war unleashed by Russia. This was stated by the press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov, Interfax reports.
Commenting on the words of President Vladimir Zelensky that Russia is seeking negotiations with Kyiv not for the purpose of peace, but to get time to recuperate, Peskov said that «Russia wants to achieve its goals, and it will achieve them».
Also, the press attache of the Russian dictator was asked to answer the question whether the change of power in Ukraine is one of the goals« ;special operations»:
«No, the President (Putin) has already spoken about this», — Peskov said.
- Earlier, Peskov said that Russia was launching missile strikes on Ukraine's energy infrastructure in order to persuade Kyiv to negotiate.