In view of the increasing tension between Russia and Ukraine, the possibilities of war are arising. Russia has deployed one lakh 30 thousand soldiers on the border of Ukraine (Russia-Ukraine Tensions). In addition, a large number of modern weapons have also been deployed. It is being said in media reports that Russia can attack Ukraine on Wednesday. However, Russia has denied the attack and said that it does not intend to do so. At the same time, in Ukraine amidst the shadow of war, now old people and children have started taking up arms.
Pictures of 79-year-old Valentina Konstantinovska of Ukraine are becoming quite viral these days. In these pictures, he can be seen with an AK-47. Konstantinovska has said she will defend her city if Russian President Vladimir Putin orders an attack on Ukraine. The old men have formed an army since the start of the conflict in 2014. These people have dug a ditch. Supplies have been delivered to the soldiers and have built up to the lookout tower. Old people are constantly training with weapons.
People are being given training to operate weapons
Konstantinovska, a resident of Mariupol, said, ‘I love my city. I am not going to leave it. Putin can’t scare us. Yes. This is a slightly disturbing situation. But we will stand for Ukraine till the last breath. People are being trained in the city to use arms and defend themselves. In the training, it is being taught how to do first response medical care, survival and evacuation. Apart from this, training is also being given to use guns. City residents said this was the first training in safety and awareness in the last eight years.
Children took up arms
At the same time, along with the old people, children have also taken up arms. Children up to four years old were seen training with wooden guns in the capital Kiev. During this, other students of the school were also seen with weapons. 20-year-old student Yana Komusho is training in the field with an AK-47. At the same time, the administration of US President Joe Biden has warned Russia of dire consequences if it invades Ukraine and insisted on a diplomatic solution to the issue. America is also constantly sending military aid to Ukraine, so that it can strengthen its army