Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky gives a video speech to US lawmakers on the 16th, calling for the need for airplanes and air defense systems. © AFP=News1
Reporter Kang Min-kyung = Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky urged US lawmakers on the 16th to provide additional military support to protect Ukraines airspace.
In a video address to US lawmakers, Zelensky said, according to CNN, that Russia had made Ukraines skies a source of thousands of deaths.
President Zelensky said a no-fly zone could be too demanding, and Ukraine needs airplanes and air defense systems. I emphasized the need to defend our airspace.
He also called for tighter sanctions against Russia, urging all US companies to leave Russia.