Ukrainas president Volodymyr Zelenskyj har bett EU om ett omedelbart inträde i unionen under en ny särskild procedur, rapporterar AFP.
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Ukraine is one of us and we want them in EU, Ursula von der Leyen tells Euronews
But despite backing Ukraine for EU membership, she gave no indication it would be the rapid accession demanded by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Saturday.
The EU says it will buy and deliver weapons to Ukraine - the first time the bloc has financed military support for a country under attack.