UK explores using frozen Russian assets to fund Ukraine defence | EUROtoday

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Earlier within the 12 months the US had checked out using the assets themselves to assist pay for Ukraine’s defence, however determined that it will not be authorized to accomplish that.Mr Hunt mentioned on Friday: “Britain will always act within international law, but the G7 have asked central banks to look at what might be possible because we are absolutely clear this is an illegal war, this war is against international law.”The chancellor mentioned that the battle in Ukraine was proving extra “protracted” than folks had hoped, and that the world wanted to guard in opposition to what he referred to as “Ukraine fatigue”.