Russia-Ukraine war live: Poland’s decision to send warplanes puts pressure on Kyiv’s allies
US and Germany say there are no plans to send fighter jets yet; Denmark says allies are ‘discussing’ whether to send aircraft
- Russia-Ukraine war at a glance
Poland’s president said Thursday that his country plans to give Ukraine around a dozen MiG-29 fighter jets, which would make it the first Nato member to fulfill the Ukrainian government’s increasingly urgent requests for warplanes.
President Andrzej Duda said Poland would hand over four of the Soviet-made warplanes “within the next few days” and that the rest needed servicing and would be supplied later. The Polish word he used to describe the total number can mean between 11 and 19.Continue reading…