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The head of the Dutch Foreign Ministry said that Kyiv needs more weapons.

The head of the Dutch Foreign Ministry said that Kyiv needs more weapons.

Dutch Foreign Minister Wopke Hoekstra, after speaking with his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba on Sunday, said Ukraine needs more military assistance and more weapons.

“It was great to talk in detail with my dear colleague Dmytro Kuleba about the needs of Ukraine… Ukraine needs more military support and more weapons,” Hoekstra wrote on his Twitter account.

He noted that the Netherlands will continue to do everything to provide Ukraine with “what it needs to hold its ground on the battlefield.”

Earlier it was reported that the Netherlands will provide assistance to Ukraine for 2.5 billion euros in 2023. In 2022, the total cost of Dutch military aid to Kyiv amounted to almost 1 billion euros.