Biden Makes F-16 Decision For Ukraine
US President Joe Biden responded to calls for air support from Ukrainian officials. Asked whether the United States will supply F-16 fighter jets to Ukraine, Biden replied, “We are sending supplies to put them in a good position until this spring, summer and fall. They don’t need the F-16 right now.”
US President Joe Biden said that Ukraine, which continues its struggle against Russia, does not need to be given F-16 fighter jets at this stage.
In an interview with ABC News, Biden was asked about Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s request for an F-16 fighter jet.
Biden stated that experienced military officials in the US have provided the assistance they think they need to Ukraine, adding: “Right now, they need war equipment such as tanks, artillery and air defense.” aforementioned.
Biden stated that for now, they are providing Ukraine with the help it needs. aforementioned.
“We know exactly what will be needed over the next few years,” Biden said. used the phrase.
In response to the question of “China’s supply of deadly weapons to Russia for the war in Ukraine,” Biden said he did not anticipate this, but said they would respond with “heavy sanctions” against China if there was such a supply.