G-7 leaders to pledge indefinite support for Ukraine
Group of Seven leaders will commit to providing indefinite support to Ukraine for its defense against Russia’s invasion, according to the text of a draft statement from the summit in Bavaria. — Bloomberg reports.
“We will continue to provide financial, humanitarian, military, and diplomatic support and stand with Ukraine for as long as it takes,” according to the text of a draft statement. The wording is important because members of the alliance are concerned about the war dragging on, and some, including Germany and France, have hinted that they may be more open to the idea of a negotiated ceasefire.
The G-7 leaders are also weighing the possibility of using the revenues of tariffs to support Ukraine, according to the document.