Germany He will not “get in the way” of Poland Send Leopard tanks to UkraineThe foreign minister, Analina Berbock, said in what appeared to be the clearest signal yet from Berlin that European allies could deliver German-made equipment. Asked in an interview with French television station LCI what would happen if Poland sent its Leopard 2 tanks without German approval, Berbock replied through an interpreter: “For the time being, the question has not been asked, but if we are asked, we will not stand in the way.” .”
German Chancellor Olaf Schultz promised that Germany “will continue to support Ukraine – As long and as comprehensive as necessary“Adding: “Together as Europeans – in defense of the European peace project.” He told a German newspaper that Germany’s new defense minister, Boris Pistorius, plans to visit Ukraine soon.
Schulze said future decisions on arms deliveries would be made in coordination with allies, including the United States. Under pressure to allow shipments of German-made tanks to Ukraine, the chancellor said all arms shipments to Ukraine to date had been made in close coordination with Western partners.
Poland has said it is ready to deliver 14 Leopard tanks to Kyiv but is waiting for a “clear statement” from Berlin, in comments made by Interview with German Foreign Minister Analina Berbock. Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki criticized Germany’s failure to supply tanks to Ukraine. Germany’s position is unacceptable. Almost a year has passed since the war began. Innocent people die every day.
Former UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson made a surprise visit to UkraineHe said it was “the time to double down and give the Ukrainians all the tools they need to finish the job”. Downing Street said Rishi Sunak was “supportive” of Boris Johnson’s visit, despite warnings it would undermine the authority of the sitting prime minister.
On Sunday, French President Emmanuel Macron said he did not rule out the possibility of sending Leclerc tanks Ukraine. As for the Leclercs, I’ve asked the Department of Defense to work on that. “Nothing is ruled out,” he said while speaking at a summit with German Chancellor Schulz.
Russia claimed to have made progress in Ukraine’s Zaporizhia region. After months of stalemate in the southeastern region, Moscow-installed officials say front is now ‘mobile’ Meanwhile, the Ukrainian army reported that 15 settlements were subjected to artillery shelling. “During offensive operations in the Zaporizhia direction, units of the Eastern Military District took more advantageous territory and positions,” the defense ministry said on Sunday.
Zelensky vowed that Ukraine would not tolerate corruption and promised major decisions on its rooting out this week. “I want this to be clear,” he said in his book: “There will be no going back to the way it was in the past, to the way many people close to state institutions or those who have spent their entire lives chasing a chair used to live.” video address at night. The European Union has made anti-corruption reforms one of its main requirements for Ukraine’s membership in the bloc, after granting Kyiv its candidate status last year.
The Norwegian army chief estimated that 180,000 Russian soldiers were killed or wounded over the course of the conflict, while the figure for the Ukrainians was 100,000 military casualties and 30,000 civilian deaths.. Norwegian Defense Minister Erik Christoffersen gave the figures in an interview with TV2, without specifying how the figures were calculated. The numbers cannot be independently verified.
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