“I’ll have more to say on that in coming days and weeks.”
Australia was looking for new ways to support Ukraine in the wake of the invasion, Acting Prime Minister Richard Marles said.
“(The new government) haven’t yet been able to announce any new assistance package but I’m sure it’s in the making.”
A Bushmaster PMV is loaded into a C-17 Globemaster ready for transport to the Ukraine on 8 April 2022. Source: AAP / Russell Freeman
Australia has committed to providing 40 Bushmasters to Ukraine, with 20 of those having already arrived.
“(UK Prime Minister) Boris Johnson visited Ukraine last week. We had the visit of the Italian, German and French leaders … visitors come on a regular basis.”
“There’s more that we can do and I’m sure that will be considered by the government,” he said.