NATO Secretary General at EU Defence Ministerial: we must boost ammunition stockpiles, ramp up production

  • 08 Mar. 2023 -
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  • Last updated: 08 Mar. 2023 14:06

Arriving at a meeting of EU Defence Ministers on Wednesday (8 March 2023), NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg underlined the importance of strengthened ammunition stockpiles and more joint procurement in order to continue supporting Ukraine. He noted that NATO Allies have provided Ukraine with support worth nearly €150 billion over the past year, of which €65 billion has been military support. He added that NATO-EU cooperation continues to be vital in supporting Ukraine and protecting shared values.