Zelenskyy proposed bombing a Russian pipeline and using long-range missiles to hit targets outside Ukraine’s borders, leaked documents show

Ukainian President Volodymyr Zelensky (C) speaks to the press in the town of Bucha on April 4, 2022.
Intelligence documents leaked last month offered a glimpse into Ukraine’s wartime strategy.
The Washington Post reported Volodymyr Zelenskyy considered drastic steps to win leverage over Moscow.
Among the Ukrainian’s secret plans: occupy Russian villages and bomb an oil pipeline.

Military intelligence documents leaked online reveal Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy considered plans to attack beyond Russian borders to gain some leverage over the invading forces, The Washington Post reported.

Among the extreme strategies Zelenskyy considered: occupying Russian villages, bombing an oil pipeline that transfers Russian oil to Hungary, and firing long-range missiles at targets beyond the Russian border.

In a late January meeting, Zelenskyy suggested that Ukraine “conduct strikes in Russia” and mobilize troops to cross into enemy territory to “occupy unspecified Russian border cities,”…

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This article was written by Katherine Tangalakis-Lippert and originally published on www.businessinsider.com