A meeting of NATO defense ministers with the participation of Ukraine is taking place in Brussels
An extraordinary meeting of NATO defense ministers is taking place in Brussels, in which Ukraine is also taking part.
According to European Pravda, this was reported by the British Ministry of Defense.
According to the agency, the main topic of the meeting is Russia's attack on Ukraine and broader security issues.
In addition to ministers from NATO member states, the defense ministers of Georgia, Finland, and Sweden and the EU representative, as well as the Minister of Defense of Ukraine Oleksii Reznikov are invited.
This is not the first time since the start of Russia's war against Ukraine that Hungary has not blocked Ukraine's participation in NATO ministerial meetings.
NATO Defence Ministers are holding an extraordinary meeting in Brussels today to discuss Russia's unprovoked invasion of Ukraine and wider security issues for the region.
— Ministry of Defence 🇬🇧 (@DefenceHQ) March 16, 2022
Earlier, Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba joined a meeting of Alliance foreign ministers.
Ukraine reportedly joined NATO's cyber center in early March, which had previously been blocked by Hungary.