US anti-tank missiles to Ukraine

Sale of 210 Javelin models, 47 million dollars, “for territorial integrity”
US anti-tank missiles to Ukraine
02 March 09:11 2018 Print This Article


The United States has formally approved the sale of Javelin anti-tank missiles to Ukraine. The US State Department said this, confirming a move destined to infuriate Moscow. The Security and Defense Cooperation Agency said that Ukraine has asked the US administration of Donald Trump for permission to purchase 210 missiles and 37 launchers for about $ 47 million. The Javelin system “will help Ukraine build a long-term defense capability” to “protect its sovereignty and territorial integrity”.

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