... weekend trip to the Ukrainian capital by
and Democratic lawmakers the latest signal of growing Western backing.
met with Poland's president on Monday, while first lady
is going to travel to
members Romania and Slovakia this week to meet with families who have fled the war.
First lady Jill Biden will visit Romania and Slovakia from May 5 -9 to meet with U.S. service members and embassy personnel, displaced Ukrainian parents and children, humanitarian aid workers and teachers, her office said on Monday.
will visit Romania and Slovakia ...
... cooperating with UN peacekeeping operations, and the government decided to deploy the aircraft.
The aircraft will make a stop in Dubai to load blankets and other supplies from a
warehouse that stockpiled emergency goods for delivery to Poland and Romania.
The mission is expected to last through the end of June, and will be a weekly event.
official said the deployment of the
aircraft is intended to show the international community that Japan is doing its utmost to help ...
... news channel
expects provocative acts and actions under false flags in Moldova during the conflict between Russia and Ukraine.
However, the US-led bloc doesn't believe that the country of 2.6 million, sandwiched between Ukraine and Romania, is under imminent military threat,
He mentioned provocations already starting in Moldova and added that these are likely to cause difficulties for Ukrainian forces in the country's west, in Odessa area, without specifying who might ...
... humanitarian relief activity, and the first time since 2003 when assistance was extended to displaced Iraqis.
aircraft will deliver supplies once a week to
s supplies, such as blankets, sheets and kitchen sets, from the UAE to Poland and Romania, where many displaced Ukrainians are staying.
... even heavier sanctions. He said that we have to cut off buying Russian gas and oil because these are the main sources of hard currency for
, which he then turns into a war machine.
would attack the Baltic states, Finland, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, in the event of his victory,
replied: Yes, I think that if they are not stopped in Ukraine, they will focus on other states to reestablish the Russian empire. Polish prime minister has opted for US troops to be ...
... which has close ties with Russia, refused to allow the entry of such planes to pick up supplies.
The ASDF aircraft will only pick up relief items such as blankets stockpiled by a UN agency in
the United Arab Emirates
and transport them to Poland and Romania, both of which have welcomed refugees from Ukraine.
The plan approved by the Prime Minister
's cabinet will last from May to June, according to the plan approved by
the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner
High Commissioner ...
... been completed.
Under the plan,
planes would fly once a week between late April and the end of June to pick up relief supplies in the Indian city of Mumbai and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. The planes would deliver the supplies to Poland and Romania, where many Ukrainian refugees had gathered.
The UN High Commissioner for Refugees
asked Japan to help Ukrainians who fled the Russian invasion and has supply outposts in Mumbai and Dubai.
Japan has joined Western nations in imposing economic ...