Turchynov reports on successful military tests of Ukrainian ammunition

Turchynov reports on successful military tests of Ukrainian ammunition

Successful military tests of ammunition produced at Ukrainian enterprises took place.

Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov said this after the tests were completed at Divychky proving ground, the press service of the NSDC reported.

According to him, the NSDC of Ukraine has set a task for the Ukrainian defense complex to arrange the production of ammunition. "This is a vital topic for strengthening the country's defense capability, its relevance increased significantly after two of our powerful arsenals were destroyed," he said.

Turchynov reported on successful military tests of ammunition produced in Ukraine. "And, which is very important, this was the most scarce group of ammunition, namely: 152-mm projectiles, grenades for automatic grenade launchers and 60-mm mines for new Ukrainian mortars that have already been put in service in the Armed Forces of Ukraine," he noticed adding that during the drill, all ammunition confirmed the specified combat characteristics.

The NSDC secretary stressed that after the launch of mass production, "our military at the front will have no problems with grenades for automatic grenade launchers or with large-caliber ammunition or mortar mines".


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