Zelensky asks Bucharest Nine to provide defensive assistance to Ukraine

Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukrainian President

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# 25 February 2022 11:23 (UTC +04:00)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has addressed the Bucharest Nine regarding the provision of defensive assistance, the head of state wrote about this on Twitter, APA reports citing Ukrinform.

"We defend our freedom, our land. We need effective international assistance. Discussed this with Andrzej Duda. Appealed to the Bucharest Nine for defense aid, sanctions, pressure on the aggressor. Together we have to put Russia at the negotiating table. We need anti-war coalition," Zelensky said.