April 21, 2022
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has addressed the parliament and people of Portugal with a request to transfer Leopard tanks, armored personnel carriers and Harpoon anti-ship missiles to Ukraine….
“When we address the peoples of the free world, we are talking about simple and understandable things. We demand weapons to defend against the brutal Russian invasion, which brought our people as much evil as the Nazi invasion brought 80 years ago. Leopard tanks, armored personnel carriers ‘Harpoon’ anti-ship missiles are what you have and how you can help to protect the freedom and civilization of Europe. Therefore, I appeal to your state with a request to provide us with this assistance,” Zelensky said in a video statement.
In addition, Zelensky stressed the need to close all ports in Portugal to Russian ships….