He said it on air of 24 Channel, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.
"We will ask for air defense and anti-tank weaponry that we need in the first place," Poltorak noted.
However, he found it difficult to assume when the U.S. will take such a decision.
President Petro Poroshenko guarantees the United States absolute security of lethal weapons in case of their supply to Ukraine.
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