“Russia’s reckless attacks not only endanger the lives of civilians, but they also risk poisoning Ukraine’s air, land, and water long into the future. On Earth Day, and every day, we #StandwithUkraine
The Russian invasion of Ukraine poses a threat to the environment and the epidemiological situation in the country, the US Embassy in Ukraine said.
“Russia’s senseless war on Ukraine has not only led to the deaths of thousands of Ukrainians and displaced millions more, but also led to an environmental impact that continues to threaten the health and lives of all those who remain”, told in the statement by US embassy. “On Earth Day and every day, we #StandwithUkraine.”