Live UpdateFrom the Liveblog of Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Putin tells Macron West must stop supplying weapons to Ukraine
Russian President Vladimir Putin tells French counterpart Emmanuel Macron the West must stop supplying weapons to Ukraine and accused Kyiv of not taking talks to end the conflict seriously, the Kremlin said.
Accusing Ukrainian forces of committing war crimes, Putin told Macron “the West could help stop these atrocities by putting relevant pressure on the Kyiv authorities, as well as halting the supply of weapons to Ukraine.”
Putin also said Kyiv was not ready for “serious work” on ending the conflict.