President Putin ordered to implement a medium level of response in eight Russian regions located near Ukraine. This follows from the presidential decree published on the official website of the Kremlin.
In accordance with the presidential decree, the special regime shall be implemented in the Crimea, Krasnodar Territory, Belgorod, Bryansk, Voronezh, Kursk and Rostov regions, as well as in the city of Sevastopol.
There are no plans to close the borders of Russia in connection with the implementation of martial law in four regions (DPR, LPR, Kherson, Zaporozhye). Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov denied information about such restrictions, RIA Novosti reports.
French President Emmanuel Macron does not exclude sending NATO troops to Ukraine for security in Europe and for Russia's defeat in the conflict. There is currently no consensus on the need to send NATO troops to the country