Austin says US giving intel to Ukraine for operations in Donbas

Austin says US giving intel to Ukraine for operations in Donbas

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin has confirmed publicly that the United States is providing intelligence to Ukrainian forces to conduct operations in eastern Ukraine.

According to CNN, he said this while testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Ukrinform reports.

"We are providing them a … intelligence to conduct such operations … in the Donbas," Austin said.

Earlier this week, the United States announced the provision of security assistance valued at up to $100 million to meet Ukraine's urgent need for additional anti-armor systems. 

Sign up for our free newsletter

Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2023 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: