Germany's Chancellor Olaf Scholz stands with Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy during a reception at the chancellery in Berlin, May 14.

State of the Union: Kyiv wants fighter jets as EU economy is getting stronger

In a whirlwind tour of major European capitals, President Zelenskyy was trying to forge a “coalition of fighter jets” - something the West was so far unwilling to consider. Until now. This comes on the heels of Germany pledging an additional €2.7 billion of military aid.