Brazil’s Lula da Silva ‘misinformed’ about war, says Ukrainian embassy

In an interview with Time, the former president said Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky "sought war."

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ukrainian Embassy in Brazil said Wednesday (4) that former president and current presidential candidate Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (PT) was "misinformed" about the reasons for the war in the country.

In an interview with Time magazine, Lula da Silva said that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was as responsible for the conflict as Russian President Vladimir Putin.

The leftist politician assessed Zelensky as "a bit strange" and said the president was seeking "war" against Russia. Lula added that the Ukrainian leader seems to be part of a show. "He appears on television in the morning . . .

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