Ukraine Declares General Mobilization, Bans Males Aged 18-60 From Leaving The Country
In response to the Russian military incursion in Ukraine, Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky signed a proclamation ordering universal mobilization. The “Declaration of General Mobilization” was published on President Volodymyr Zelensky’s website.
Russian military action against Ukraine and guaranteeing the protection of the state, maintaining combat readiness and mobilization of the Ukrainian armed forces and auxiliary military formations,” the proclamation states. “Due to the state of war, no Ukrainian men aged 18-60 will be permitted to depart. Menshikov said on Facebook: “Do not panic and do not enter the border without permission.”
Ukraine’s president said, “Russian soldiers have penetrated Kiev.” Following the commencement of the Russian military incursion in Ukraine, Zelenky declared a state of emergency.