News

“That was frightening as hell”: Ukrainian MP on working in a warzone

In a country besieged by war, Ukrainian politicians continued to meet in their parliamentary building, despite the clear threat of attack from Russian troops. Ukrainian MP Dmytro Natalukha shares his experiences of keeping parliament running while Kyiv was under siege. As chairman of Ukraine’s economic affairs committee, Natalukha tells how the country’s economy has been ravaged, and how he expects the war will develop over the coming months.

Clips: NBC News, BBC, DW News, CNA

Presented by Gideon Rachman. Produced by Persis Love. Sound design by Guldem Masa.

Read a transcript of this episode on FT.com


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Transcripts are not currently available for all podcasts, view our accessibility guide.

Articles You May Like

UK ready to relax ringfencing rules on some banks
LUMA contract gets temporary extension to distribute Puerto Rico electricity
EU and US turn up the heat on Musk over Twitter
Deal to divvy up NFL Rams’ settlement sets stage for spending decisions
Trading Strategy with Support & Resistance: Where to Buy / Sell and Set Stops