Ukraine envoy to Japan requests more munitions to defend against Russian missiles

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Ukraine’s ambassador to Japan Sergiy Korsunsky speaks at a news conference in Tokyo on Jan. 26.

TOKYO (Reuters) — Ukraine’s ambassador to Japan said on Friday his nation needs more anti-aircraft munitions to defend against Russian missiles.

Ambassador Sergiy Korsunsky said Ukraine was well defended against tank attacks but needed Stinger missiles and other anti-aircraft supplies to defend against cruise missiles raining down on the country.