Zelensky: Being NATO nation would offer Ukraine protection from fresh Russian offensive

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that NATO membership would offer Ukraine protection from a fresh Russian offensive, The Washington Post reports, citing an interview with the head of state.

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According to the President, the ambiguity over Ukraine’s NATO admittance is “a signal to other countries that you guys are not welcome here and Russia is just around the corner, increasing its clout.”