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Scholz believes new US navy support for Ukraine is life like
During his go to to Washington, Chancellor Scholz expressed confidence that an early choice could be made on new US navy support for Ukraine. Scholz additionally described Putin's statements in his interview with US presenter Tucker Carlson as a “completely crazy story.”
BChancellor Olaf Scholz has expressed confidence that there might quickly be a choice on new US navy support for Ukraine. It's a couple of clear and vital message to the Russian President and lively assist for Ukraine, stated Scholz on Friday in Washington earlier than a gathering with US President Joe Biden. “I don't want to speculate how long it will take and whether it will take a few more attempts. But it would be good if that happened very soon.”
Biden has been attempting for months to get navy support price round $60 billion (virtually €56 billion) for Kiev by Congress. Former President Donald Trump's Republicans are blocking the package deal.
At a gathering with Scholz, Biden referred to as on the US Congress to lastly launch billions in US navy support for Ukraine. It is outrageous that Congress continues to be refusing to do that, Biden stated on Friday. Chancellor Olaf Scholz emphasised that Americans and Europeans should collectively ship a sign to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Biden emphasised that Congress's failure up to now to launch the requested support was virtually prison negligence and unparalleled.
Scholz had met with senators from the US Congress the night earlier than. The Chancellor stated he was “very happy” that there was now a superb signal that the American Senate may quickly decide on a package deal that may create the monetary foundation for supporting Ukraine with weapons from the USA .
With regard to supporting Ukraine, the Chancellor stated that Europe might make a serious contribution. “Germany is definitely making a big contribution. But without the contribution of the United States of America, the situation for Ukraine would be very, very difficult,” warned Scholz.
With regard to new US navy support, the Chancellor stated: “I really want to help ensure that such a decision takes place in the USA. But I also want to help us make it clear together that Putin cannot count on our support for Ukraine to weaken.” This is a message that’s now urgently wanted. The USA and Germany are by far Ukraine's most vital arms suppliers.
Scholz on Putin interview: Kremlin boss tells “completely absurd story”
During his go to, Scholz additionally criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin's statements in his interview with US presenter Tucker Carlson. The interview mocks what “real actions have been done by Russia in Ukraine,” stated the Chancellor. In the dialog, Putin advised a “completely absurd story” concerning the causes of this warfare.
“There is a very clear reason, that is the desire of the President of Russia to annex part of Ukraine. And all the stories that are told about it do not change the fact that that is exactly the purpose of his imperialist efforts,” Scholz continued. The warfare might “end at any time”. “But not in the way the Russian president imagines, by Ukraine capitulating, but by ending the war and creating the conditions for a peaceful solution to become possible.”
Putin once more defended the invasion of Ukraine within the interview with Carlson printed on Thursday night. Putin additionally described his nation's defeat within the warfare of aggression towards Ukraine as “impossible”. He additionally denied planning an assault on NATO international locations resembling Poland or Latvia.