Putin calls his actions in Ukraine ‘correct and timely’


              People gather their belongings from a damaged house after an overnight Russian shelling in Konstantinovka, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Andriy Andriyenko)
            
              Local resident Vadim Razuvayev, 60, looks out of his flat in damaged house after an overnight Russian shelling in Konstantinovka, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Andriy Andriyenko)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he speaks to the media after the Summit of leaders from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), in Astana, Kazakhstan, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (Valery Sharifulin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Locals wait to receive humanitarian food given by the Ukrainian army in Balaklia, Ukraine, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
            
              Parents of recently killed Ukrainian serviceman Ruslan Zhumaboev stand next to his grave in a cemetery during Ukraine Defenders Day in Kharkiv, Ukraine, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the Summit of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), in Astana, Kazakhstan, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (Ramil Sitdikov, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the Summit of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), in Astana, Kazakhstan, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (Ramil Sitdikov, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              A Ukrainian serviceman places flowers on the grave of a recently killed fellow soldier in a cemetery, during Ukraine Defenders Day in Kharkiv, Ukraine, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
            
              Volunteers of the Georgian legion pay their last respect, during the funeral ceremony for Georgian volunteer Edisher Kvaratskhelia killed in a battlefield in St. Volodymyr Cathedral in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
            
              A man walks past a display of destroyed Russian military vehicles during the Defender of Ukraine Day in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
Putin calls his actions in Ukraine ‘correct and timely’