Moneycontrol

Budget 2023Budget 2023

PARTNERS

  • Tata AIA Life Insurance
  • Hafele
  • Motilal Oswal
  • SMC Global Securities Limited
  • SBI Life
  • DSP Mutual Fund
Upcoming Event : LeapToUnicorn - mentoring, networking and fundraising for startups. Register now
you are here: HomeNewsWorld

Boris Johnson pledges 'further UK support' in call with Ukraine's Volodymyr Zelensky

"President Zelensky updated the prime minister on the most recent Russian military advances... including the terrible developments in Kyiv. The prime minister committed to provide further UK support to Ukraine in the coming days," Johnson's office said in a statement.

February 25, 2022 / 02:22 PM IST
Source: Reuters

Source: Reuters

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday pledged "further UK support to Ukraine" in a phone call with President Volodymyr Zelensky, who updated the British leader on the "terrible developments in Kyiv", Downing Street said.


"President Zelensky updated the prime minister on the most recent Russian military advances... including the terrible developments in Kyiv. The prime minister committed to provide further UK support to Ukraine in the coming days," Johnson's office said in a statement.





Britain has said is ready to provide Ukraine with additional military support, including lethal defensive weapons but Defence Secretary Ben Wallace ruled out sending troops.

He told BBC television Britain would "hold the line in NATO", adding: "I'm not putting British troops directly to fight Russian troops.