President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has left Ukraine and evacuated to Poland, Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of the State Duma (the russian Parliament) announced on his Telegram channel.
According to Volodin, Ukrainian MPs (deputies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine) can not get into Zelensky's residence in Lvov.
The Ukrainian side has not commented on this yet.
On Thursday, February 3, the President of Ukraine emotionally addressed Russian President Vladimir Putin, asking the Russian leader to personally negotiate with him, stressing that he was ready to discuss any topic, including the status of the Donbass.
On March 3, Zelensky held telephone conversations with US President Joe Biden. They discussed the crisis at the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station in Enerhodar, Ukraine, as well as other issues.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has not left the country and remains in Kyiv, representatives of the Verkhovna Rada said on social media, RIA Novosti reports.
“The President is in Kyiv. He is with his people,” the press service of the Ukrainian Parliament noted.
However, it was later reported that a Ukrainian MP said that Volodymyr Zelensky took a refuge in the US Embassy in Poland.
Zelensky later said that he was staying in Kiev and had not left the country.
Up to 16,000 military men of the Armed Forces of Ukraine have been entrapped near the towns of Severodonetsk and Lysichansk