Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin has stated that Russia should be held accountable for attacking Ukraine and crimes dedicated in the course of the warfare, and pay compensation for the injury precipitated.
Supply: Marin throughout a joint briefing with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv, as reported by European Pravda
Quote: “We consider that the time will come when Russia will likely be held accountable for its crimes, and Putin will likely be held personally chargeable for the crime of aggression,” Sanna Marin emphasised.
Particulars: She famous that Finland and different nations are working to make sure such accountability.
“Finland is among the countries that want to ensure liability [of Russia] for the crime of aggression in opposition to Ukraine. We help the investigations by the Worldwide Legal Court docket and the Ukrainian authorities and set up an International Centre for the Prosecution of the Crime of Aggression. We additionally help Russia paying the complete worth for its aggression, for the destruction and losses that Ukraine has suffered due to this invasion. We’re in favour of freezing and seizing Russian belongings and utilizing them to rebuild and revive Ukraine,” the Prime Minister stated.
Sanna Marin pressured that Finland understands from its personal expertise defending its independence that the free world should now help Ukraine so long as mandatory.
“We wish Ukraine to attain peace on its phrases and when it is able to set up it. We help President Zelenskyy’s peace system and wish this plan to start out working. Solely lasting peace may give our European household peace and prosperity,” stated Sanna Marin.
The Prime Minister added that Ukraine can rely on Helsinki’s help on the trail of reforms mandatory for the nation’s future accession to the EU.
Background: On 10 March, Finland introduced a further €29 million for Ukraine in humanitarian help and growth cooperation.