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Zelensky demands West give arms to Ukraine, asks if they fear Moscow

Ukraine needed just 1% of NATO's aircraft and 1% of its tanks and would not ask for more, he said

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky | (Photo: AP/PTI)

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, visibly irritated, on Saturday demanded Western nations provide a fraction of the military hardware in their stock piles and asked whether they were afraid of Moscow.

Several countries have promised to send anti-armor and anti-aircraft missiles as well as small arms but Zelenskiy said Kyiv needed tanks, planes and anti-ship systems.

"That is what our partners have, that is what is just gathering dust there. This is all for not only the freedom of Ukraine, but for the freedom of Europe," he said in a late night video address.

Ukraine needed just 1% of NATO's aircraft and 1% of

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First Published: Mar 27 2022 | 8:49 AM IST

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