The war between the two countries, which started with the Russian army’s entry into Ukraine on February 24, continues. On the other hand, Western states continue their sanctions against Russia and their support for Ukraine. On the other hand, Putin is squeezing the West’s hand on how to spend the winter by cutting off the natural gas flow to Europe. While entering the 269th day of the war, an important support package statement came from England to Ukraine.
“WE WILL CONTINUE TO SIDE WITH UKRAINIANS”
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak paid a visit to Kiev, the capital of Ukraine. Sunak met with President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelenskiy in the capital, Kiev. Prime Minister’s Office Number 10 said in a statement that Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, who made his first visit to Kiev, met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and promised that his country will continue to stand by the Ukrainians.
£50 MILLION DEFENSE AID
Sunak confirmed that the UK will provide a new air defense package to help protect Ukrainian civilians and critical national infrastructure from the heavy rain of Russian attacks.
“The £50m defense aid package includes 125 anti-aircraft guns and technology support, including electronic warfare capability against dozens of radars and drones, to counter deadly Iranian-supplied drones.”
“UKRAINE AND ENGLAND HAVE BEEN STRONG ALLIES”
Zelenskiy also shared on his Telegram account, that during the meeting with Sunak at the Presidential Office in the capital Kiev, they discussed the cooperation between the UK and Ukraine and global security issues. “From the first days of the war Ukraine and England have been the strongest allies,” Zelensky said. made its assessment.