- Polish minister says there is no deal on tanks for Ukraine, but hope remains
- Germany denies blocking Leopard tank deliveries to Ukraine
- US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says Germany is reliable ally and will be in the future
- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says Kremlin must be defeated
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Top Democrat on US Armed Services Committee says Germany must be given time
It is not “fair to criticize” Germany for taking time to consider whether to give Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, Adam Smith, who leads Democrats on the US House Armed Services Committee, told DW.
He said while Ukraine’s allies want Russia defeated, they also don’t want a “direct conflict.”
“I don’t think it’s a…