Petro Poroshenko
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Poroshenko: Ukraine can't win war 'with blankets'

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has appealed to the US and the international community for more weapons to help in its fight against pro-Russian separatists.

Mr Poroshenko was addressing Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington DC.

He stated the need for lethal and non-lethal military equipment insisting the war could not be won "with blankets".

  • 18 Sep 2014
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