Despite the tanks, artillery and other equipment supplied by Western allies, the Ukrainian counteroffensive against Moscow’s invasion has stalled. This has left many wondering what else is needed.
- For some times, Kyiv has been calling for Western fighter jets, such as the F-16.
- These fighters would help take the pressure off of Ukraine’s air defence systems.
- Sending F-16s to Ukraine wouldn’t turn the tide overnight—it could take years, due to the training required.