MADRID, Sep. 16 (Moose Gazette) –
The Secretary of State of the United States, Antony Blinken, has authorized this Thursday a new delivery of arms to Ukraine worth 600 million euros, raising the total number of military aid granted by the Ukrainian Army by 15,810 million euros since the beginning. of the Biden Administration.
This has been announced by the State Department in a statement in which it has detailed that, at the request of the President of the United States, a new package of weapons, ammunition and additional equipment has been granted from the inventories of the United States Department of Defense.
“Together with our allies and partners, we are delivering the weapons and equipment that Ukrainian forces are using so effectively as they continue their successful counteroffensive against the Russian invasion,” Blinken said, applauding the “admirable determination” with which the Ukrainian people are “defending their homeland”.
“The United States is providing military assistance to Ukraine along with our allies and partners from more than 50 countries to support its defense. The capabilities we are delivering are carefully calibrated to make the biggest difference on the battlefield and strengthen Ukraine’s hand in the negotiating table when the time is right,” he added.