Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said he was ” in shock ” at Israel’s failure to give Kyiv anti missile systems to help counter Russian attacks , according to an interview made public on Saturday . Zelensky has been asking for the weapons since shortly after the war started . He has mentioned Israel’s Iron Dome system , often used to intercept rockets fired by Palestinian militants in Gaza .
” I don’t know what happened to Israel . I’m honestly , frankly I am in shock , be cause I don’t understand why they couldn’t give
lensky’s comments were stronger than tho se he made in March , when he chided Israel for its reluctance to send weapons . At the time , Israel was non – committal , saying it would help Ukraine as much as it could .