With the rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine, on Sunday afternoon Hidropark, a recreational beach spot in Kyiv is grounds for civilian weapons training by the Right Sector “Pravyi Sektor” Ukrainian nationalist political party and militia.
Civilians of all ages including children as young as 9-years-old and adults up to 70-years-old were engaging in weapons training at Hidropark in Kyiv. An article by CNN politics reports that President Biden spoke with Ukrainian President Zelenskyy by phone on Sunday to make clear on a swift U.S. response to any further Russian aggression.
The State Department also issued a statement saying that Americans fleeing Ukraine may now enter Poland with proof of COVID-19 vaccination.
With increased reports of a Russian invasion and the looming threat of war, Lubov Vanyivna, a Kyiv resident who turned 70-years-old half a year ago brushes up on weapons handling.
“That’s it Putin, Prepare! Prepare because we are going to win!” – Lubov Vanyivna
Vanyivna, is one of hundreds at Hidropark on Sunday afternoon that received civilian weapons training from the Ukrainian nationalist political party and militia.
Video by Oliya Scootercaster (FreedomNews.TV)