Orbán and Macron focus on Ukraine
French President Emmanuel Macron will maintain talks with Prime Minister Viktor Orbán at a working dinner on Thursday in Paris, at the Elysée Palace, Bertalan Havasi, the Prime Minister’s press chief, confirmed to MTI.
Putin is in Abu Dhabi
The Russian president is in the United Arab Emirates, the place he is collaborating in the COP28 local weather summit.
In addition to the subject of local weather change, Vladimir Putin may even focus on oil, the battle in Ukraine and the Israeli-Palestinian battle with the leaders of a number of Arab states.
More British sanctions
46 firms and people have been sanctioned by the UK for aiding Russia’s navy provide chain.
Chinese, Serbian and Uzbek firms are additionally affected by the sanctions.
The Germans need to ship more weapons to Ukraine
Arms deliveries to Ukraine have to be accelerated, German Defense Minister Boris Pistorius acknowledged in an interview, admitting that the deliveries promised to Kiev are delayed.
On German public tv ZDF, the minister spoke about the want to hurry up manufacturing.
“We are at present coping with the nicely-identified downside of the protection trade not with the ability to meet demand in sure areas,” Pistorius identified.
The Minister of Defense additionally touched on the incontrovertible fact that the protection trade, the place attainable, will increase manufacturing, however – as he put it – “you can not have limitless affect on the velocity of manufacturing”. Pistorius mentioned factories would have to be arrange and a certain quantity of inventory produced earlier than manufacturing might be ramped up. He talked about, for instance, the manufacturing of ammunition for the Gepard tanks, which needed to be restarted, which he mentioned was accomplished comparatively rapidly, in 6 months.
“We ship, all the pieces we will,” mentioned Boris Pistorius, emphasizing that Germany is Ukraine’s second largest supporter of arms shipments.
On December 5, 2023, 4,256 individuals entered the territory of Hungary at the Ukrainian-Hungarian border between midnight and midnight. Among those that entered the Romanian-Hungarian border part, 3,521 individuals declared that they got here from Ukraine.
Rough preventing in the Avgyijivka sector, Russian troopers looted useful weapons – Our news from the Ukrainian front on Wednesday
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