International court issues arrest warrant against Russian President Putin over Ukraine war crimes
Russia Ukraine War: The International Criminal Court (ICC) said on Friday that it has issued an arrest warrant against Russian President Vladimir Putin for war crimes because of his alleged involvement in the kidnapping of children from Ukraine.
Know what the ICC said…
The ICC said in a statement that Putin was allegedly responsible for war crimes related to the illegal deportation of children and illegal transportation of children from the occupied territories of Ukraine to the Russian Federation. In addition, the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for Maria Alekseyevna Lvova-Belova, Commissioner for Children’s Rights in the Office of Russian President Vladimir Putin, in connection with similar allegations.
Russia-Ukraine war going on since last year
Significantly, the war between Ukraine and Russia is going on since February last year. Ukraine has repeatedly accused Russia of war crimes. Amidst all this, Chinese President Xi Jinping is going to visit Russia from Monday. During this, he will hold important talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Also can advocate for peace talks to end the war in Ukraine. At the same time, America said before the Xi-Putin meeting that it would oppose the call for a ceasefire in Ukraine.