“The Russian Defense Ministry has called on the remaining Ukrainian forces, besieged at a steel plant in Mariupol, to lay down their arms, offering guarantees of life and safety, if they accept the proposal and halt all hostilities starting Sunday morning.
“Considering the catastrophic situation at the Azovstal metallurgical plant, and being guided by humane principles, the Russian Armed Forces offer militants of nationalist battalions and foresign mercenaries to stop hostilities and lay down their arms starting 6am Moscow time on April 17, 2022,” the Russian Defense Ministry said in a late night announcement on Saturday.
“All who lay down their weapons are guaranteed the preservation of life,” the ministry stated.”
Minute 12:00: “The Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has reliable data on the true losses of the Ukrainian army, national guard, and joined foreign mercenaries, which Zelensky is afraid to tell the people of Ukraine. As of today, the irreplaceable losses amount to 23,367 people.”
Minute 17:00: Alexander Slatkov reported that OSCE equipment was left behind and found for passing military logistical information about the Donbas militia to Kiev forces.
Minute 18:25: Kherson is planning a referendum to vote on breaking away from Ukraine to form a People’s Republic of Kherson.
Minute 20:35: Clown world, a Spanish village, Fuentes de Andalucia, is changing its name to Ukraine, in a show of solidarity and has renamed some of its streets to Kiev, Odessa and Mariupol, as per Francisco Martinez.
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