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Zelenskyj at Easter: Evil will be defeated

In his Easter message, Volodymyr Zelensky encouraged his compatriots.  Photo: --/Ukrinform/dpa

In his Easter message, Volodymyr Zelensky inspired his compatriots. photograph

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Russia continues to bomb Ukraine at Easter. An individual dies within the west of the nation. Tens of 1000’s of individuals within the nation are quickly with out electrical energy.

After new air strikes, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky inspired his compatriots to proceed defending themselves towards Russian terror. Easter celebrated by some Ukrainian Christians is a reminder that the ability of the spirit can defeat evil, Zelensky stated in a message shared on social media on Sunday.

Most Christians in Ukraine don’t rejoice Easter till the start of May in accordance with Orthodox customized – and never just like the Western church buildings.

“And may true peace come closer for our entire Ukraine and all nations suffering from war,” Zelensky wrote on X (previously Twitter) and Telegram. “Not a night or day goes by now that Russian terror doesn't try to destroy our lives.”

Drones, rockets and cruise missiles

On Sunday evening, Russia once more fired missiles and drones at Ukraine, and the nation's power amenities had been as soon as once more closely bombed. Ukrainian air protection reported that 18 of 27 assaults had been repelled, together with assaults with drones, missiles and cruise missiles. According to authorities, there have been nonetheless hits.

According to authorities, within the western Ukrainian area of Lviv (previously Lemberg), an vital infrastructure object that had already been shot at a number of occasions was hit and one particular person died. No particulars got. In the Odessa area on the Black Sea, tens of 1000’s of individuals had been quickly with out energy. According to the utilities, there have been additionally partial energy outages in different areas of the nation.

In the Russian conflict of aggression towards Ukraine, which has been occurring for greater than two years, Moscow has repeatedly bombed the power infrastructure particularly. Targets are different thermal and hydroelectric energy vegetation and different electrical energy technology amenities. This can also be supposed to interrupt the Ukrainians' spirit of resistance.

Faith and hope

“But we defend ourselves, we persevere, our spirit does not give up and knows that it is possible to overcome death,” stated Zelensky. “Life can prevail. May all prayers for protection from evil be answered today. May faith unite all good hearts and strengthen those who defend their homes.”

Ukraine is defending itself towards the assaults with Western assist. President Zelensky not too long ago referred to as for extra assist in air protection in an effort to higher defend the infrastructure from Russian air strikes.