Joe Biden discussed aid for Ukraine with the leaders of the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Italy

US President Joe Biden (REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein) (EVELYN HOCKSTEIN/)

The president of United States, Joe Bidenspoke Wednesday with key European allies about supporting Ukraine’s fight against the Russian invasion, the White House reported.

Biden discussed “close coordination on support for Ukraine” with British Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak; the French President, Emmanuel Macron; the Chancellor, German, Olaf Schölz; and the head of the Italian government, Giorgia Melonisaid White House spokeswoman Karine Jean-Pierre.

At the moment, no details have been released about the five-party dialogue between the leaders, although it is likely that it was the arms shipment to Kiev, after Germany’s delay in authorizing the delivery of tanks Leopard 2.

In addition, the US media, which cited the country’s officials, revealed on Tuesday that the government of President Joe Biden is finalizing plans to send Abrams tanks to Ukraine and that it could make the announcement this week, though the Pentagon later said it had no announcement to make “at the moment.”

NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenbergcelebrated this Wednesday the decision of Germany to allow the delivery of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, and assured that this material can help kyiv to “win” the war of aggression declared by Russia.

“I warmly welcome the leadership of German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Germany in supplying Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, in consultation with other NATO allies and partners,” Stoltenberg said through his official Twitter profile.

The Norwegian politician added that, “at a critical moment in Russia’s war, they can help Ukraine defend itself, win and prevail as an independent nation.”

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