July 22, 2024

Taylor Daily Press

Complete News World

Poland wants to give warplanes to Ukraine via US, but US does not want it: “unacceptable”

Poland wants to give warplanes to Ukraine via US, but US does not want it: “unacceptable”

The United States has denied plans to transfer Polish MIG-29 fighter jets to the U.S. military and then deliver them to Ukraine. The report was released by the US Department of Defense.


Read more. Ukrainian ‘Foreign Legion’ fights with Belgian machine guns: “Ukraine gifted with self-defense”

Ukrainian pilots can handle Russian-made MIG-29 fighter jets. Given the availability of US F-16 aircraft, Poland made all its aircraft available and wanted to fly to Rammstein, a U.S. military base in Germany. The Poles thought that warplanes could be transferred from Germany to Ukraine.

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby called the construction “impossible.” He says warplanes available to the US government and warplanes departing from US bases to fly in Ukrainian airspace “will cause serious concern to the NATO alliance as a whole.”

Made in Russia

On Sunday, Warsaw reiterated that it would not supply warplanes to neighboring Ukraine. A White House spokesman said a day earlier that if Poland gave Ukraine its MiG-29 fighter jets, it could get US F16 fighter jets. The MiG-29 is of Russian descent and can be flown by Ukrainian fighter pilots.

On Sunday, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken attended crisis meetings in the Moldovan capital, Chisinau, saying the option was possible. However, on Twitter, the Polish government wrote that “Poland will not send fighter jets to Ukraine and will not allow (Ukraine) to use its airports.”

Read more. Is ‘Z’ the new swastika? How the sign of good luck and prosperity became the symbol of all evils

See also  The US Treasury Secretary is cautiously optimistic after a visit to China