Ukraine prepares for ‘worst winter’ as Zelensky says country will prevail

‘We can be left without money. Without gasoline. Without hot water. Without light. But not without freedom,’ says Zelensky

David Harding
Monday 21 November 2022 16:03 GMT
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<p>A Ukrainian serviceman lights a candle at a memorial in Kyiv</p>

A Ukrainian serviceman lights a candle at a memorial in Kyiv

President Volodymyr Zelensky has claimed Ukraine will prevail in the war against Russia as he marked the annual Day of Dignity and Freedom.

Praising the resilience and contributions of ordinary citizens to the war effort, the Ukrainian leader said his country would continue to stand firm.

“We can be left without money. Without gasoline. Without hot water. Without light. But not without freedom,” Mr Zelensky said in a video address.

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