LIVE: German Chancellor Olaf Scholz gives go-ahead to send Leopard tanks to Ukraine

by 24britishtvJan. 25, 2023, 12:50 p.m. 16
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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz takes part in Q&A session at the parliament. US tanks being sent to Ukraine will "burn like all the rest", the Kremlin threatened on Wednesday. "Technologically, this is a failed plan. This is an overestimation of the potential that this will add to the Ukrainian army. These tanks burn like all the rest. They are just very expensive," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. It comes after the United States dropped its opposition to sending M1 Abrams tanks - potentially dozens of them - in a major escalation of its involvement. Read your updates here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2023/01/23/rishi-sunak-news-latest-zahawi-starmer-sturgeon-labour/ Subscribe to The Telegraph with our special offer: just £1 for 3 months. Start your free trial now: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/customer/subscribe/digitalsub/3for1/?WT.mc_id=tmgoff_pvid_conversion-subscription_editorial-iniative_03-22_EGW-13_organic_youtube Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.

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