Wednesday, June 29, the 126th day of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. « The Madrid summit is going to be a pivotal summit« for the future of NATO, said Tuesday the Secretary General of the Atlantic Alliance Jens Stoltenberg, at the opening of this meeting planned for a long time but whose stakes have been multiplied by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. .
Invited to participate in the exchanges, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will speak twice by videoconference, while kyiv continues to demand more arms deliveries from its partners.
This NATO summit comes as Ukraine continues to pay a heavy price on the ground because of the Russian invasion. On Monday, the bombing of a shopping center left at least 20 dead and 59 injured. « A war crime », denounced the G7 countries.
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