Ukraine: Military Support

Part of Defence – in the House of Commons at on 19 February 2024.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Richard Foord Richard Foord Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Defence)

Lord Ismay said of NATO that it existed, among other things,

“to keep the Soviet Union out” and “the Americans in”. The Foreign Secretary was misunderstood on a recent visit to the United States when he proposed that Congress should pass a new military aid package for Ukraine, and he was rebuffed by some Republicans in the House of Representatives. What can the Defence Secretary do to encourage the US to maintain its commitment to Ukraine and to NATO?