Putin ally hails Donbas annexation “referendums” as “defense” tool

Dmitry Medvedev, Deputy Chairman of Russia’s Security Council, has welcomed proposals by Russian proxy states in eastern Ukraine to hold “referendums” that are expected to pave the way for annexation of these territories by Russia, stating that it will give Russia more possibility to “defend” the Ukrainian lands it occupies. Writing in Telegram, Medvedev, who … Continue reading Putin ally hails Donbas annexation “referendums” as “defense” tool