Benyamin Netanyahu, who won the parliamentary elections in Israel, promised that «will figure it out» and «think» on how he can help with the supply of Israeli air defense systems to Ukraine. This was stated by President Volodymyr Zelensky during a conversation with journalists on the air of the telethon.
The Ukrainian leader was asked if there were any changes in relations between Ukraine and Israel.
&# 171;The shifts are that we have or have returned contact with Netanyahu – with the new-old prime minister. We had a normal and substantive conversation. The list of objectivity was provided by our side», Zelensky said.
He clarified that the protection of the Ukrainian sky for our country is priority No. 1. Netanyahu assured Zelensky that he «will deal with this issue as soon as possible», think about where he can really help Ukraine, and return with an answer.
Netanyahu noted that the Israeli side &# 171; for the umpteenth time» received from Ukraine all the details about the need for air defense.
Zelensky said that Ukraine is not interested in «special relations» Israel and the Russian Federation and Ukraine are not asking for weapons that can attack enemies – we are talking only about defense systems.
- According to media reports, in October Israel provided Ukraine with super-precise systems to intercept Iranian kamikaze drones.