On Thursday, February 8, the Italian government finally approved a decree extending for one year the provision of weapons, vehicles and equipment to Ukraine to support its war against the Russian invasion. This is reported by Ansa.
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The decision was adopted with 218 votes in favor and has already been approved by the Senate.
Thus, Italy has finally approved the government’s decision to extend military assistance to Ukraine until the end 2024.
“Again Italy has decided to be on the side of the freedom of nations and respect for international law with the aim of achieving, in accordance with the position of its NATO and EU allies, a just and lasting peace,” the minister said Italian Defense Guido Crossetto after the government approved the decree in December.