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Fmr. Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko says America’s Howitzers are a “Game Changer”

Ukraine’s former President Petro Poroshenko has just returned from the eastern frontlines in his country’s war with Russia, where he says howitzers from the U.S. – part of $3.8 Billion in already provided aid – are about to be “the real game changer” in the war with Russia. “They are extremely accurate, they are extremely efficient, and they definitely create new opportunities” for Ukraine’s forces. Poroshenko is pleading with the rest of the global community to “follow the positive example” of the U.S. to “demonstrate global solidarity with Ukraine.” May 7, 2022.
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Ukraine conflict: Former president Petro Poroshenko calls for warplanes

If Nato is not going to establish a no-fly zone, either it, or individual countries, should send military jets to help Ukraine fight the Russian military, former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said. This is about being "strong enough to protect humanity", he told BBC World News’s Lucy Hockings on...

Vladimir Putin urged to ‘get out of Ukraine’ by former president Petro Poroshenko

Vladimir Putin has been urged to “get out of Ukraine” by Petro Poroshenko, the country’s former president.Speaking to a Canadian broadcaster from Kyiv, the politician suggested that the Russian army is facing “unimaginable losses” during an invasion that isn’t going to plan.“Mr Putin, get out of Ukraine,” Mr Poroshenko demanded during an emotional appearance.“That is the only thing that will bring peace - not only to Ukraine - but the whole world.”To sign our Refugees Welcome campaign petition click here and if you are able to donate then please click here.Click here to sign up to our newsletters. Read More Ukraine-Russia news: Huge explosions in Kyiv after Kherson fallsWhy has Russia invaded Ukraine? The conflict explainedSign The Independent’s petition to help the people of Ukraine

Former Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko dons battle gear in Kyiv

Ukraine’s former president, Petro Poroshenko, appears to have joined fighting forces defending the capital city of Kyiv, according to a SkyNews video shared Saturday on Twitter. He was recently the political rival of current President Volodymyr Zelensky, losing his re-election bid to the TV celebrity in 2019. “We are...

Ex-leader Petro Poroshenko arrives in Ukraine to face treason charges

Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko arrived back in Ukraine on Monday to fight treason charges. Speaking at a news conference in Warsaw, Poland, hours before his departure for Kyiv, Poroshenko claimed the charges were politically motivated. A prosecutor has alleged Poroshenko, one of Ukraine’s richest businessmen, was involved in the...

Petro Poroshenko, Former Ukrainian President, Charged with Treason

Poroshenko was accused of taking part in an illegal coal-purchasing scheme, which took place during his presidency. Former president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko was placed under criminal investigation on Monday on charges of treason and financing terrorism. A prominent businessman and opposition activist, Poroshenko served as a leader of the...

Ukraine ex-leader Petro Poroshenko accused of ‘treason’

Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has been named as a suspect in a “treason” probe on Monday by Ukrainian state investigators. The probe is looking into business dealings tied to parts of Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian separatists. Poroshenko has faced several investigations in the past years but has not yet been convicted. Poroshenko served as president of Ukraine from 2014-2019.