18 more HIMARS: Zelensky thanks Biden for new defense aid package

18 more HIMARS: Zelensky thanks Biden for new defense aid package

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has thanked the United States and President Joe Biden for a new package of security assistance for Ukraine.

He said this on his Twitter account, Ukrinform reports.

"Today the U.S Department of Defense announced a new $1.1 billion security support package for Ukraine. We'll get 18 more HIMARS, other critical equipment that'll bring Ukraine's victory closer. A very timely decision showing that Russian blackmail does not work. Gratitude to President Biden & all our U.S. friends!" Zelensky wrote.

Read also: Ukraine to get 18 HIMARS systems, 150 Humvees as part of new U.S. security aid package

Zelensky also thanked the United States and President Joe Biden for the new defense aid package in his new video address.

"And today I want to thank the United States of America and President Biden personally for the new package of defense support for our country in the amount of more than $1 billion. This is really important," he said.

On Wednesday, September 28, the White House announced the allocation of $1.1 billion as a new security assistance package for Ukraine.

Photo: President's Office


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