United States providing additional military assistance package worth $350M to Ukraine

United States providing additional military assistance package worth $350M to Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden's administration has announced the allocation of an additional military assistance package for Ukraine, including  more ammunition for HIMARS and howitzers, HARM missiles and other equipment.

The relevant statement was made by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

“Today, pursuant to a delegation of authority from President Biden, I am authorizing our 34th drawdown of U.S. arms and equipment for Ukraine valued at $350 million,” the statement reads.

The new military assistance package includes more ammunition for U.S.-provided HIMARS and howitzers, as well as ammunition for Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicles, HARM missiles, anti-tank weapons, riverine boats, and other equipment.

Blinken emphasized that Russia alone could have ended its war today. 

“Until Russia does we will stand united with Ukraine for as long as it takes,” Blinken concluded.

Sign up for our free newsletter skorik@ukrinform.com.

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 ukrinform.net 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 ukrinform.net 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: