The United Kingdom sent additional M270 MLRS rockets to Ukraine

By: Maksim Panasovskyi | 22.09.2022, 13:22
The United Kingdom sent additional M270 MLRS rockets to Ukraine

The UK is stepping up the supply of weapons to Ukraine. This was stated by British Deputy Prime Minister Liz Truss during a speech at the UN General Assembly.

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Liz Truss promised that Great Britain will increase its military support to Ukraine "as much as necessary." According to the prime minister, new British weapons were arriving in Ukraine during her speech, including M270 MLRS rockets.

There are six British M270 MLRSs in service with the Ukrainian Defense Forces. The other day, the British government announced that it would transfer an additional batch of multiple rocket launchers to Ukraine. In addition, in 2023, the United Kingdom has planned to allocate $2.6 billion in military assistance.

Source: United Nations

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