June 30, 2022

Stoltenberg: NATO intends to help Ukraine transition to modern NATO standard equipment

Ukraine needs modern weapons to fight Russian aggression, and NATO will help it switch from Soviet-era equipment to modern weapons.

“We support the idea of bringing a lot of advanced equipment, including also Western modern equipment and many different types of equipment….And actually, NATO now has tasked to help Ukraine transition from old Soviet-era equipment to modern NATO standard equipment. Ukraine needs a wide range of modern, heavy NATO-standard equipment,” NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said following the meeting of the North Atlantic Council at the level of Heads of State and Government….