(CONSERVATIVE INSTITUTE) – Ukrainian officials reported Tuesday that an assassination attempt against President Volodymyr Zelensky by a Chechen special forces unit has failed, according to the Washington Examiner.
Ukrainian Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksiy Danilov said in a Telegram message that leaders were well aware of the special operation” by the unit known as the “Kadyrovites” to kill Zelensky.
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“I can say that we have received information from [Russia’s Federal Security Service], who today do not want to take part in this bloody war. And thanks to this, I can say, Kadyrov’s elite group was destroyed directly,” Danilov said.