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Deputy editor-in-chief of Germany's Bild, Paul Ronzheimer, published on the publication's website a video interview he conducted with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on June 7, a day after news of the destruction of the Kakhovka hydroelectric power station. station.
“I have never seen Zelensky like this before,” said a German journalist, noting the extreme exhaustion of the Ukrainian leader.
According to Ronzheimer, Zelensky confessed to him that he sleeps only two hours a day and often has to waking up at night for the latest news, such as the Kakhovka disaster.
“Since the beginning of the war, he has been on duty non-stop, leaving almost no time for his wife and two children,” the journalist added.
Rontsheimer he also noted that Zelensky changed several times during the interview, appearing either “completely exhausted,” then “reawakened,” and sometimes “ridiculous.”