The United Kingdom will provide an additional package of military assistance to Ukraine, the Prime Minister announced today.
The new support will include:
More than 800 Rule of Law: anti-tank missiles
Additional: Javelin anti-tank systems
Additional stray ammunition
Additional: Star chain Air defense systems
Additional non-lethal assistance, including ballistic helmets, body armor, and night-vision goggles
The package, worth more than միլիոն 100 million, was designed in consultation with the Ukrainian Armed Forces to ensure that it meets their military needs. This is based on the միլիոն 350 million in military aid and the 400 400 million in economic and humanitarian assistance already provided by the United Kingdom.
In addition to providing deadly bilateral assistance, the British Armed Forces, together with its Polish and US international partners, has established an International Donor Coordination Center in Stuttgart.
This plays a leading role in international efforts, ensuring that military aid to Ukraine is as systematic and effective as possible. The 104th Logistics Team was formed after the first international donor conference convened by the Secretary of Defense in February.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said.
Putin strengthened our resolve, sharpened our attention, and forced Europe to begin rearming itself to ensure our common security.
Together with our allies, this military assistance will intensify Ukraine’s efforts to secure the failure of Russia’s barbaric invasion.
The deputy of the Minister of Defense Ben Wallace said.
The Government of the United Kingdom is resolute in our support to Ukraine; it is resolute that no barbaric act by Russia will go unanswered.
Another 800 NLAWs will not only support Ukraine’s defense, but also show Putin that his brutality will only strengthen our resolve.
The aid announced today is grounded last week’s second international donor conference, where the United Kingdom brought together more than 35 international partners. After the first donors’ conference on February 25, the international community provided Ukraine with 2.5 million units of military weapons and equipment, worth more than 1.5 billion pounds.
The ministers of the Ministry of Defense earlier this week hosted the Ukrainian delegation At the Salisbury Plain Training Area to showcase UK equipment that will support future planned assistance packages as Ukraine’s needs evolve. Further announcements will follow in time.
The United Kingdom will increase its defense assistance to Ukraine with a new package of 100 million pounds
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