France is elevating protection assist to Ukraine to a brand new stage, which is able to assist restore safety for Ukrainians and peace for Europeans.
President Vladimir Zelensky stated about this in his each day video message to the nation, experiences Ukrinform.
“France is bringing European protection assist to Ukraine to a brand new stage, and I thank President Macron for this management. We’ll get extra armored autos, notably French-made wheeled tanks. This sends a transparent sign to all our different companions that there isn’t any rational motive why Western-type tanks haven’t but been provided to Ukraine. And it is rather vital to revive safety for all Ukrainians and peace for all Europeans,” Zelensky stated.
He added that such a sign is extraordinarily related earlier than the subsequent assembly of “Ramstein”. “We should put an finish to Russian aggression this 12 months and never delay any of the protection capabilities that would speed up the defeat of the terrorist state. Western fashionable armored autos, Western-type tanks are solely one in every of these main capabilities.”
“Every of our companions could have very particular details about our protection wants. And all of us have the identical aim: to place an finish to Russian aggression as quickly as doable, to revive dependable and steady peace,” Zelensky stated.
As reported by Ukrinform, on January 4, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and French President Emmanuel Macron mentioned additional cooperation within the course of strengthening Ukrainian air protection and different protection capabilities.
Zelensky thanked Macron for the choice to switch gentle tanks and “Bastion” air protection methods to Ukraine, in addition to for intensifying work with companions on this course.