[London, 23rd, Reuters]-The UK will provide Ukraine with about 6,000 new defense missiles, as well as about £ 30 million to support salaries for Ukrainian soldiers and pilots and the BBC’s regional coverage. 40 million dollars) will be contributed.
According to the British government, Prime Minister Johnson announced new support measures at the summit meeting of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the seven developed countries (G7) on the 24th, and expressed his intention to strengthen Ukraine’s defense capacity.
“One month after the crisis began, the international community has been forced to make choices: either continue to burn the flame of liberty in Ukraine or risk extinguishing it in Europe and the rest of the world.” Stated.
The breakdown of financial assistance is £ 25 million for Ukrainian troops and £ 4.1 million to support BBC World Service’s Ukrainian and Russian services and deal with disinformation.
This will allow Britain to provide up to 10,000 missiles. In terms of funding, it has promised £ 400 million for humanitarian and financial support.