Ukraine war: Kyiv not to blame for Poland missile – Zelensky

President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he had “no doubts” that Ukraine was not to blame for the missile strike that killed two people in Poland on Tuesday.

Mr Zelensky said he had received assurances from his top commanders that “it wasn’t our missile”.

He also called for Ukrainian officials to be allowed to access the blast site, and to be part of the investigation.

His comments came as Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg said Kyiv’s air defence missiles were “most likely” to blame.

The missile blast occurred on a farm in Przewodow, just 6km (4 miles) from Poland’s border with Ukraine.

Ukrainian air defence systems were activated on Tuesday when Russia launched what is believed to be its biggest wave of missile strikes since its February invasion.

The attack, which occurred during the G20 summit in Indonesia, caused an international outcry, while news of a missile blast inside Nato member Poland’s territory raised fears of a dangerous escalation in the war.

But Polish President Andrzej…

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