Since the initial invasion of his country by Russia in early 2022, Zelenskyy has frequently faced comparisons to Nazi leaders by Putin.
Russian society has lost respect for the world," Zelenskyy, who is Jewish, said in a CBS News interview. "It elected and re-elected him and raised a second Hitler — it did it."
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“We cannot go back to the past. But we can stop it here,” Zelenskyy added. “If the Russians reach Poland, what will happen next? World War Three? [We need] to de-occupy the territory as long as possible and move forward.”
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