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Kuleba wakes up to explosions and asks for F-16s again

May 9, 2023

After another Russian air attack on the night of May 9, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba once again asked international partners to provide F-16 fighters.

The minister wrote about this on his Twitter account.


The Minister wrote on his Twitter that he woke up on Tuesday morning to loud explosions. According to him, Ukraine's air defense was intercepting Russian missiles.

Kuleba thanked his partners for providing air defense systems but reiterated his call to increase their number and provide Ukraine with F-16s. According to him, these planes will work together with ground-based platforms to cover our skies.

Author - Olena Madiak, 09/05/2023

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