European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen remarked at the 2022 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Tuesday that, while speaking about Russia's military intervention in Ukraine, Kiev "must win this war" and that Moscow's "aggression" must end in "strategic failure.", APA reports citing Teletrader.
Commenting on the conflict, von der Leyen stated that, "for the first time in history," the European Union is helping a third country that is "under attack." She stressed that, since the start of war, the bloc has received six million Ukrainian refugees. The president also highlighted the importance of sanctions the EU has imposed on Russia in pressuring Moscow to halt its operation.