Duda, who released a video in English on the anniversary of the war, said that in the early days of the war, when everyone expected Kiev to fall in 3 days, Poland did not believe it.
Duda stated that 6 million Poles lost their lives during the Second World War, and they understood the tragedy of Ukraine due to the destroyed cities and genocide crimes.
Stating that Putin wants to re-establish the Russian empire, divide the world and make Europe permanently dependent on its resources, Duda said, “Today, we know that they did not succeed after a year of war. Russia did not conquer Ukraine. Western world united. Alliance more “With the country’s accession, NATO’s role has increased. Europe is finally ending its dependence on Russian oil and gas. Putin fails to meet any of his strategic goals.” he said.
Emphasizing that the heroism of Ukrainian soldiers and Ukrainian society stopped Putin, Duda said, “The attitude of Poland and other countries that have supported Ukraine from day one stopped him. But all this would not have been possible without the strong leadership of the United States.” used the phrases.
Underlining that the road to victory is long, Duda said, “Any attempt to reach an agreement with Russia without Ukraine’s approval is short-term and will lead to an even greater tragedy in the future. For a lasting peace, Ukraine needs to win, and for it to have a chance to do so.” We need more unity of the entire free world.” he evaluated