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Newsline: Lithuanian Women Appeal To Russian Mothers To Stop War

Several thousand woman protested at the Russian Embassy in the Lithuanian capital on Sunday, calling on Russian women to rise up and stop the war in Ukraine. “Today we send the message for the mothers of Russian soldiers. You can stop this war … If only you will go to the streets and say ‘we don’t want this war when we don’t want our children to die’,” march organiser Daiva Zeimyte said. Protester Ineta Miliniene added: “We want to ask Russian women – stop war. You can do this. You can do this because it is your children dying.” (https://www.ibtimes.com/it-your-children-dying-lithuanian-women-appeal-russian-mothers-stop-war-3416078) Demonstrations against the conflict have been held around the world, including in Russia, where more than 5,500 protesters have been detained since Thursday, the OVD-Info monitoring group said.

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