Ukraine updates: Germany, Poland, France meet on Ukraine

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Top diplomats of 3 European countries anticipation to revive the Weimar Triangle format to heighten practice connected challenges facing Europe. That's arsenic Kyiv says implicit a twelve Russian drones were destroyed. DW has more.

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German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock pictured with Poland's Radoslaw SikorskiThe overseas ministers of Germany, France and Poland are gathering to tighten Warsaw's practice with Paris and Berlin Image: Uwe Koch/HMB-Media/IMAGO
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Monday sees the overseas ministers of Germany, Poland, and France conscionable adjacent Paris to sermon the assistance concern for Ukraine.

The ministers are hoping to revive the so-called Weimar Triangle format, considered an important forum for coordination connected European and cross-border issues.

The trilateral format was established successful 1991, to bring the 3 of the astir populous and militarily strongest EU members together.

Meanwhile, Ukraine's aerial unit reported that 14 Russian drones and a cruise rocket were changeable down overnight arsenic aerial attacks from some sides continue.

Here's a look astatine the latest developments successful Russia's warfare in Ukraine connected Monday, February 12.

Skip adjacent conception Poland's PM visiting France and Germany amid European information challenges

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Poland's PM visiting France and Germany amid European information challenges

Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk connected Monday heads to France and Germany arsenic the 3 EU subordinate states look for person practice connected challenges facing the region, including enactment for Ukraine.

Tusk volition beryllium gathering with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz with talks coming amid interest that enactment for Ukraine's antiaircraft efforts against Russia's continued penetration is stalling.

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Ukraine says it downed Russian drones successful overnight attacks

Ukraine's aerial unit connected Monday said that aerial defence systems destroyed 14 retired of 17 drones and 1 cruise missile, launched by Russia successful overnight attacks.

The aerial unit said successful a station connected the Telegram messaging work that Russia had besides launched long-range aboveground to aerial missiles, but did not supply details connected whether immoderate targets were hit.

DW is incapable to independently verify the accusation provided by Ukraine's air force.

Both Moscow and Kyiv person ramped up aerial attacks connected each other's captious energy, subject and transport infrastructure.

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French, German, Polish overseas ministers to conscionable adjacent Paris

The overseas ministers of Germany, France and Poland are gathering adjacent Paris to sermon the assistance concern for Ukraine, among different issues.

German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock agrees with France's Foreign Minister Stephane Sejourne and Poland's Radoslaw Sikorski that Ukraine indispensable beryllium helped to triumph the warfare against Russia.

The diplomats are looking to sermon matters nether the format of the Weimar Triangle, established successful 1991, to fortify practice connected cross-border and European issues.

The Weimar Triangle brings together 3 of the astir populous and militarily beardown EU members. The imaginable revival of the format coincides with the alteration of authorities successful Warsaw that has seen erstwhile EU Council President Donald Tusk replace Mateusz Morawiecki from the right-wing nationalist Law and Justice enactment (PiS) arsenic Prime Minister.

The talks are being held amid interest that enactment for Ukraine's defence against Russia, is opening to wane.

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