Russian attack on Ukraine represents a turning point in European history: Emmanuel Macron

According to French President Emmanuel Macron, France and its European partners did all possible to prevent an assault on Ukraine. He stated that they will respond without hesitation.

In a statement criticizing Russia’s decision to wage war on Ukraine, French President Emmanuel Macron stated that the invasion represents a “watershed moment” in European history. The president also vowed a response ‘without weakness’ to Russia’s ‘act of war’.

According to the news agency AFP, French President Emmanuel Macron stated that “Russia attacks Ukraine ‘turning point’ in European history.” Earlier in the day, the president condemned Russia’s actions and stated that France will work with partners to bring the war to a conclusion.


“Russia must immediately put an end to its military operations,” Macron said on Twitter, adding that Russia has decided to “wage war” on Ukraine.

“France stands in solidarity with Ukraine. It stands by Ukrainians and is working with its partners and allies to end the war,” he added.