Reuters: Talk about Reznikov's resignation makes Western partners doubt the reliability of part of the Ukrainian leadership
< p> Contradictory statements by Ukrainian officials about whether Aleksey Reznikov will lose the position of Minister of Defense sow among Ukraine's partners doubts about the reliability and professionalism of the part of the country's leadership that leads the military resistance to Russia. Reuters writes about this.
The article says that against the backdrop of talk about Reznikov's resignation, mass searches are taking place in Ukrainian departments due to suspicions of corruption. The publication notes that through such a large-scale anti-corruption campaign, President Volodymyr Zelensky wants to show the reliability of Ukraine as a recipient of Western aid.
«However, these steps can destabilize the Ukrainian government itself, which is still counteracted Russian aggression with a united front. Especially at a time when Russia is actively preparing for the offensive»,— The article says.
The publication also cites the statement of the head of the Lugansk OVA, Sergei Gaidai, that after February 15, the offensive of the Russian invaders could begin at any moment.