The European Union on Monday condemned the “indiscriminate” bombing of civilians by Russian forces in Ukraine, after deadly strikes hit the western metropolis of Lviv.
“The EU condemns the persevered indiscriminate and illegal shelling of civilians and civilian infrastructure by Russian defense force,” said a impart by EU in a foreign country policy chief Josep Borrell.
He well-known “in particular heavy assaults” within the east and south of Ukraine and the continuing offensive towards the country’s second metropolis, Kharkiv.
“Attacks on Lviv and other cities in western Ukraine demonstrate that no phase of the country is spared from the Kremlin’s senseless onslaught,” the impart added.
Airstrikes on Lviv killed at least seven individuals, officials said. The metropolis had change real into a refuge for Ukrainians fleeing the war in areas extra east and for in a foreign country diplomats.
Borrell said the EU supported measures to prosecute those suspected of atrocities within the invasion.
“There can be no impunity for war crimes,” his impart said.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy earlier accused Moscow of wanting to “abolish” the total jap location of Donbass bordering Russia.
He said on Monday that he expected Ukraine would hang EU member candidate predicament within weeks.
However the complex route of on the total takes years and EU member states are divided on Ukraine’s utility.