German government says provides multilateral support to Ukraine, including in military field

In response to the latest call by Ukrainian Ambassador Andrij Melnyk to provide Kyiv with defensive weapons, the German government said that the country was already helping Ukraine in the military sphere and that it would not change its policy.

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In particular, German Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Andrea Sasse told a briefing: “Regardless of our restrictive policy on export controls, the fact is that we provide multilateral support to Ukraine, including in the military field.”

In this regard, she mentioned the construction of a military hospital in Ukraine, supplies of medical equipment and sanitary materials, as well as the treatment of wounded Ukrainian servicemen, including in Bundeswehr hospitals.