Poland delivers first Leopard tanks to Ukraine
26 February 2023 | 2:49 pm
President Andrzej Duda has confirmed that the Polish prime minister "went to Kyiv to bring Leopard tanks" to Ukraine, where he offered a "clear signal of support."
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