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Russia launches massive missile attack on Ukraine as Nato defence ministers meet in Brussels – Europe live



Nato secretary general says ‘supporting Ukraine is not charity’ but ‘an investment in our own security’Boris Pistorius, the German defence minister, underscored when arriving at the Nato defence ministers’ meeting this morning the “75 years of the transatlantic security partnership on the basis of mutual trust.”Germany, he said, along with along with 17 other Nato allies, “will reach the agreed 2% target this year.”Our aim must be to be the backbone of conventional deterrence and defence in Europe with other partners.I’m proud to announce that the UK and Latvia will co-lead an international coalition to build Ukraine’s vital drone capabilities.Together, we will give Ukraine the capabilities it needs to defend itself and win this war, to ensure that Putin fails in his illegal and barbaric ambitions. Continue reading…



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Author : Lili Bayer

Publish date : 2024-02-15 11:04:33

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