Vladimir Putin, speaking about the results of mobilization in Russia, said that 222,000 of the planned 300,000 had been mobilized.
According to him, the mobilization activities will end in two weeks.
Putin also said that 33,000 mobilized are in units, and 16,000 are already "performing combat missions."
“Now there is no need for massive strikes, at least for now, now there are other tasks,” Putin said during his speech. Answering the question whether Ukraine can exist as a state, he said: "Of course, we do not set the task of destroying Ukraine."