UK to provide Ukraine with further military support -PM Johnson

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes a statement on situation in Ukraine, in the House of Commons, London, Britain, February 22, 2022. UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS

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LONDON, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Britain will provide further military support to Ukraine, including lethal defensive weapons, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday.

"In light of the increasingly threatening behaviour from Russia and in line with our previous support, the UK will shortly be providing a further package of military support to Ukraine. This will include lethal aid in the form of defensive weapons and non-lethal aid," Johnson told parliament.

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Reporting by William James, Writing by Kylie MacLellan, editing by Elizabeth Piper

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