Sebastian Vettel wishes a greater financial support of the victims of Ukraine war through the formula 1. “The people lack basically as food, blankets and other things. To provide people with it, it needs money. The Formula 1 requires a lot Money around, “said the Aston-Martin-Pilot before his first season at the Grand Prix of Australia (Sunday, 07.00 mesz).
“We should do everything to help people in need and try to think about how we collect money.” Formula 1 as well as individual teams have already provided generous donations to UNICEF according to their own statements. In addition, the race series called for the support of the United Nations Children’s Fund.
Vettel, who had missed the first two races because of a corona infection, take the pictures of the war. “It’s absolutely terrible to see what just happens. It’s shocking when you turn on the messages. It is not thinking that it can not be shocking, but that’s the case every time,” said the four-time world champion: “become innocent people killed. “
Vettel also praised the commitment of many volunteers in neighboring Ukraine and other European states.
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He himself had quickly obtained and announced after the Russian attack on Ukraine on February 24, not to start at the race tagged in Sochi. In the first training in Melbourne, Vettel expressed his solidarity with a helmet with the Ukrainian flag. In addition, there was the inscription “No War” to read.