Consignment of U.S. drones delivered to Ukraine27.07.2016 15:30 379
According to previous agreements, Ukraine has received from the U.S. a consignment of drones on Wednesday, the press service of Ukrainian Defense Ministry has reported.
"Today, on July 27, another cargo with international technical assistance shipped by strategic partner of Ukraine the United States has arrived in Kyiv as per agreements reached earlier," the report has said.
The press service noted that U.S. Department of Defense has transferred to the Ukrainian Armed Forces a considerable number of modern UAV RQ-11B Analog Raven Systems worth over $12 million under "Initiative to restore confidence in Europe" program (ERI).
Earlier, U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Geoffrey Pyatt said that the U.S. will continue to provide assistance to Ukraine in security and defense sectors.