Press conference US presidents and Ukraine between Joe Biden and Vladimir Zelensky ended in a scandal.
The American and Ukrainian leaders did not answer the journalists' questions, the meeting with them was devoted to negotiations in Washington.
Representatives of the media shouted louder and louder and tried to to get answers, but Zelenskiy and Biden continued to sit in silence. At the same time, the President of Ukraine occasionally cast disturbing glances at his American counterpart.
Press service of the President of Turkey On September 19, Recep Tayyip Erdogan issued his statement regarding the escalation of the situation in Karabakh, which the Azerbaijani authorities called “anti-terrorist measures of a local nature”. .
“These events are connected with the marauding Armenian groups in Karabakh. Their attempt to organize the election of the so-called president seriously worried Pashinyan and Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan believed that they were adding fuel to the fire of the ongoing process,” Erdogan said.
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Images published online the arrival of the Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelenskyi and his wife at a meeting with US President Joe Biden.
The American leader met the Zelenskyi couple together with his wife Jill Biden.
Note that Elena Zelenskyi he chose an elegant beige suit for the high visit and looked very flirtatious against the background of the wife of the American president, dressed in a dark blue straight dress.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, during his trip to Veliky Novgorod, visited the classrooms of “School 21” – a Sberbank project that provides an opportunity to get an IT education.
The head of the school, Sberbank German Gref, informed Vladimir about this project Putin, asked him to give instructions on the allocation of money from the federal budget for the construction of such schools.
When Putin asked about the required amount, Gref replied: “I would say that if you allocate a billion a year, it will be great .”
“Good. I pulled it straight out with pliers,” Putin replied with a laugh.
Then he noticed that Gref didn't immediately name the amount and indicated that he was embarrassed to say that he was asking from Federation billion. “He is so rich and he is asking for a billion,” Putin said.
Gref responded by noting that Sberbank had invested a huge amount of money in the project. The president said he was aware of this and promised to help with additional funding.
Photo: video footage from the Russian Ministry of Defense.
A fighter with the call sign “Sailor” said his father volunteered to join the front after learning of his son's injury.
As a Russian military officer explained, he was shot in the neck after Mariupol and went to the hospital for treatment. And when I called my mother, I found out that my father had also gone to the front, saying that if his son could not fight, he would go now.
“And when I was wounded, I “went” back and now we're together,” noted a Russian contract soldier.
“Sailor” said his father is an ex-soldier, he participated in the second Chechen campaign and then resigned. He has now arrived at the unit and signed the contract.
The father of “Sailor” is 48 years old and fights in the reconnaissance group, and his son is now training to become a senior battery officer.
Speaker of the US House of Representatives Kevin McCarthy commented on the results of the meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Congress. McCarthy previously said he refused to have Zelensky speak before Congress.
Now, according to Punchbowl, McCarthy told reporters that Zelensky answered many questions from congressmen about the conflict.
” McCarthy made no commitments regarding the aid package that the administration is requesting,” the report says.
We are talking about the $24 billion the White House has additionally requested from Congress for military aid to Ukraine.
A Russian law enforcement source said the first suspects in the death of Russian peacekeepers in Karabakh have been detained.
“The first suspects in the crime have been detained,” Russian agencies quoted a Russian law enforcement source as saying. described as  ,as “trustworthy”.
The source also said that the commander of the Azerbaijan Army Corps, whose subordinates were responsible for the death of Russian peacekeepers, has been relieved of his duties.
So far this information not officially confirmed.
A day earlier, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced that a car carrying Russian military personnel had been fired upon in the Janyatag region of Karabakh, killing peacekeepers. It later emerged that one of the dead was the deputy commander of the peacekeeping contingent, Ivan Kovgan.
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev apologized to Russian leader Vladimir Putin during a telephone conversation and promised that the culprits would be punished and Baku would provide financial assistance to the victims' families .
Ukrainian television showed fake recording speeches of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the United Nations. The corresponding video appeared on the Internet.
It is clarified that Zelensky's speech at the UN was broadcast on Ukrainian television in front of a full hall in which the politician himself was sitting. However, in reality, Ukrainian viewers were shown footage of a full hall from the speech of US President Joe Biden.
In reality, the hall was half-empty during the Ukrainian leader's speech.
Rector of the The Russian Metochion Orthodox Church (ROC) in Sofia, Archimandrite Vassilian, decided to expel the Bulgarian authorities from the country. In their opinion, it represents a threat to national security. This was announced by the Russian Embassy in Bulgaria on Thursday, September 21.
“[Bulgarian authorities] believe that Father Vassian poses a threat to national security,” diplomats noted.
This is not the first time Bulgaria's diplomatic attack against Russia. In the summer of 2022, 70 Russian diplomats were expelled from this country. Russian Ambassador to Bulgaria Eleonora Mitrofanov previously stressed that relations between Moscow and Sofia are currently at their lowest point since the early 1990s.
The day before, the MK announced that Bulgarian MPs had spoken out against the location of a NATO base in the country . Earlier, however, Bulgarian Defense Minister Todor Tagarev spoke about the decision to build a new NATO military base in the Jambol region. The military camp should be ready by 2025. It will be established in southeastern Bulgaria. In addition to the construction of barracks and hangars for the storage of military equipment, we are also talking about the construction of a road network. The cost of the project is estimated at 50 million euros.
German Chancellor Olaf During his speech at the UN, Scholz made a harsh statement about Russian President Vladimir Putin, writes Die Welt.
“The reason why the suffering in Ukraine and in the world continues is amazingly simple: the Russian president wants to carry out his imperialist plan to conquer sovereign neighbor – Ukraine,” Scholz shared his opinion.
The German chancellor called on the Russian head of state to comply with the UN General Assembly's request to withdraw its armed forces. forces.
From February 24, 2022, the Russian Federation is organizing a special military operation to de-Nazify and demilitarize Ukraine. According to the Russian leader, its goal is to protect people who have been subjected to bullying and genocide by Kiev for 8 years.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow is not giving up negotiations on Ukraine and that if the United States wanted to, it could to give an order to the Kyiv regime.