HR/VP Josep Borrell Informal conference of Defence Ministers Doorstep, 28 February 2022
And we are going to talk with the defense ministers about the military situation in the ground how the wall in ukraine is going on, and the purpose is to coordinate wall, what the member states are doing on their side and what we can do with this half a billion euros that yesterday we decided to grant to the ukrainian armed forces.
You know that this half a billion of euros will be devoted to provide defensive arms but high caliber arms anti-tanks, all kind of agreements in order to repel the aggression and member states have to provide disarms and we have to coordinate with what they are doing and what we can do. Additionally, with these resources, the fight is fierce cave is resisting, they are covered resisting. The apollo is resisting, and russia is paying a high toll on number of casualties, but we have to provide a munition.