Biden is ready to transfer Abrams to Ukraine so that Scholz can no longer find excuses, – media

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Biden is ready to transfer Abrams to Ukraine so that Scholz can no longer find excuses - media

Citing a senior US Department of Defense official who wished to remain anonymous, US media reported that Joe Biden was ready to send Abrams tanks to Ukraine. So the American president hopes to influence the position of the German Chancellor Olaf Scholz regarding the transfer of German Leopard 2 battle tanks to Ukraine.

 The head of the White House responded positively to the requests of two senior Pentagon officials so that Kyiv could better defend against the predicted large-scale offensive of Russian troops. He also added that so far       looks like Berlin is ready to“give up intransigence” and send Leopard 2 battle tanks to the Ukrainian Defense Forces.

“Meeting of NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in Berlin does not represent progress given statements there there the probability that Germany will go to  impose sanctions against any country, in particular Poland, if it provides Leopard without the approval of the Ministry defense of Germany”, — noted the interlocutor of Sky News.

Earlier, Olaf Scholz instructed on the coordination of arms supplies to Ukraine with the allies. He emphasized the desire to prevent the situation in Ukraine from escalating and not to give rashists reason to consider Germany as a party to the war.

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said that he remains convinced of the need to coordinate supplies, as pressure is growing on Berlin to send Kyiv Leopard tanks. This is reported by Reuters.

“Germany will not act alone. Germany will always remain the only one with its friends and allies… Anything else would be irresponsible in such a dangerous situation,” said Scholz.

Poland later announced the transfer of Leopard tanks to Ukraine, but then Scholz found a new predlg evade a direct answer and claim that he will hand over German tanks to Ukraine if the United States hands over its own.

Prepared by: Nina Petrovich

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