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Baltic states step up in arming Ukraine against potential Russian incursion

The three countries said they “stand united in their commitment to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity in face of continued Russian aggression.”

Latvia and Lithuania confirmed Friday they will send Stinger ground-to-air missiles to Ukraine, adding a major new capability to Kyiv’s ability to defend itself against a possible Russian incursion.

  • Paul McLeary
  • Politico

The two countries were joined by fellow NATO member Estonia, who confirmed they would send Javelin anti-armor missiles to Ukraine in the coming days.

The three countries — all former Soviet satellite states  showed a united front Friday, releasing a joint statement declaring they “stand united in their…

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