Lavrov: Russia is not trying to end the war in Ukraine on May 9

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced that his country is not seeking to end the war in Ukraine on May 9, day in which Russia celebrates victory, while analysts believe there is a possible end to the conflict in this date.

“Our soldiers will not artificially adjust their actions to any date, including Victory Day” on May 9, the anniversary of the surrender of Nazi Germany in 1945, Lavrov said. in an interview with the Italian channel Mediaset in wave sunday.

Lavrov noted that “the pace of the operation in Ukraine depends, in firstly, from the need to reduce the potential risks for the Russian civilian and military population “.