“Western support for Ukraine: How to contribute to achieving peace”, Arkady Moshes (FIIA, Finland)

Western assistance for Ukraine has been signifcant but still insufcient. Western decision-makers should realize that increasing economic, political, military, diplomatic and moral support for Ukraine is necessary to sustain peace in Europe.

The staunch resistance mounted by the Ukrainian people against Russia’s invasion was as surprising for Western capitals as it was for Moscow. Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s now famous retort – “I need ammunition, not a ride” – was apparently not what the West was expecting to hear in response to a proposal made to him to fee Kyiv.

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