The Foreign Ministry urged the West not to behave suicidally in the situation around the NPP

The Zaporozhye nuclear power plant in Energodar. Archive photo

Russia urges the West, which is run by the Kiev regime, the situation around the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant to be responsible, not to suicide, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“We are doing everything in order to encourage the Western community, which is headed by the Kiev regime, directs it, and encouraged in their folly, to be well, if not responsible, it is not self-destructive behavior, given that we are talking about a nuclear facility. And all that is connected with such catastrophic scenarios, always affects the whole world,” she said on air of TV channel “Russia 24”.

Zaporizhzhya is located on the left Bank of the Dnieper near the Enerhodar. It is the largest by number of units and installed capacity of nuclear power plants in Europe. Since March she is under the protection of the Russian military. The Russian foreign Ministry stressed the propriety of taking the Russian military under the protection of the plant from the point of view of preventing leakage of nuclear and radioactive materials. The Ukrainian military continue to regularly fire Energodar, surrounding villages and adjacent to the city the territory of the Zaporizhzhya NPP.