Poland will hand over second batch of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukrainian Armed Forces this week
It's official: Poland transfers 14 German Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine (updated) at the end of February and is about to send a second batch.
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The information was shared by the country's defence minister, Bloomberg writes. It's about 10 tanks. Their deliveries will start this week. A total of 14 Leopard 2 tanks will be delivered to Ukraine.
By the way, apart from Poland, the Armed Forces will also receive Leopard 2 tanks from Germany, Spain, Canada, Portugal and Norway. In total there will be up to 100 pieces.
The Leopard 2 is a main battle tank developed by the German company Krauss-Maffei Wegmann. The Leopard 2 is the successor to the successful development of the Leopard 1 battle tank. The Leopard 2 has many modifications and is used by the armed forces of Austria, Canada, Chile, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain and Turkey.
A total of 3,200 tanks of this model have been produced.