Thank you to Turkey for helping us with the SHAs

Witold Sobkow, Political Director of the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, stated that Turkey somehow found a way to help Ukraine not lose the war without entering into a conflict with Russia. “Turkey is a key partner and ally in NATO. Thank you for everything it has done to Turkey. I do.” said.

The “Russian War Against Ukraine Conference”, organized jointly by the Ankara embassies of Poland and the annexes, was held in Ankara, Poland.

Political Director of the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sobkow, said that the Ukrainian people are under a great burden in the war, “The first thing we have to do is (to Ukraine), we must continue to send heavy weapons, equipment, ammunition, we must train the Ukrainian troops.” used the phrase

Emphasizing that new sanctions packages should be put into effect for Russia, Sobkow said that Russia’s access to information technologies and modern technologies should be prevented and it should gradually move away from Russian energy resources.

“We must work on sanctions against individuals and companies that supply arms to Russia. We must strengthen visa restrictions,” Sobkow said. said.

Stating that some people defended the argument that Russia would resort to nuclear weapons, Sobkow said, “We can’t do that. We must ship weapons that Ukraine needs.” he residence.

Pointing out that Russia could not reach its goals in Ukraine, but that it will try to regroup and reveal its own potential, Sobkow said, “We must be prepared for a long-term attack.” made its assessment.


Referring to Turkey’s mediation role between Russia and Ukraine, Sobkow said that Turkey’s efforts resulted in many concrete steps, including the grain corridor and the release of Ukrainian prisoners.

“Thank you very much to Turkey for helping us all with Turkish SHAs. They are very famous these days, they are famous in Ukraine and other countries.” Sobkow reiterated that Turkey somehow found a way to help Ukraine avoid the war without entering into a feud with Russia.

Emphasizing that Turkey has been a strategic partner of Poland for a long time, Sobkow said, “Turkey is a key partner and ally in NATO. I thank Turkey for everything it has done.” said.

Sobkow noted that they expect Turkey to continue its efforts, which were concluded in cooperation with Poland, EU and European institutions in this context.


The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Yevhen Perebyinis, who participated in the conference with enthusiasm, stated that the nuclear threats of the Moscow administration regarding the Zaporozhye Nuclear Power Plant and the possible use of nuclear weapons are unacceptable and said that these threats show that the whole world is at risk.

Stating that Ukraine needs long-range artillery rockets, ammunition, warplanes, armored vehicles, air defense systems to ensure the safety of civilians and protect critical infrastructures from Russian attacks, Perebyinis said, “Ukraine is the only way to guarantee the security of the Russian-occupied areas. It is a member of NATO. Ukraine has already made an official application for NATO membership.” used the phrase

Perebyinis reminded that an MLGEM class corvette produced by Turkey for Ukraine regarding military relations between Turkey and Ukraine was launched a few days ago and said, “This is a good example of Ukraine’s military cooperation with Turkey.” said.


Perebyinis, regarding the cost of the war to Ukraine, “The total economic loss our country suffered from the military attack of Russia brought 750 billion dollars.” He said that almost half of the country’s economic income was lost.

Perebyinis stated that Ukraine needs 350 billion dollars of aid to be put into use in the 2023-2025 period in the first stage, and 400 billion dollars of aid until 2032 in the second stage, in order to rebuild the infrastructure, including the infrastructure.

Vasyl Bobnar, Ukraine’s Ankara City, also thanked Turkey for the help provided to Ukraine and said, “We will win thanks to your help. I believe it.” said.