Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to provide his country’s defence chiefs with whatever equipment and resources they need to continue the war with Ukraine. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to provide his country’s defence chiefs with whatever equipment and resources they need to continue the war with Ukraine. Photo: AP
Ukraine war

Putin vows to boost Russian army by 30 per cent, says Moscow must fix problems suffered in Ukraine

  • Putin promised to give Russia’s armed forces whatever resources they need to support their military campaign in Ukraine
  • Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu proposed strengthening the armed forces to 1.5 million combat personnel from 1.15 million

Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to provide his country’s defence chiefs with whatever equipment and resources they need to continue the war with Ukraine. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to provide his country’s defence chiefs with whatever equipment and resources they need to continue the war with Ukraine. Photo: AP
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