The United States has put to Ukraine anti-tank missiles Javelin

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine received the first missiles and anti-tank systems Javelin from USA.

In December of 2017 President Donald trump approved the sale of lethal defensive weapons for Ukraine. A few days later a press-the Secretary of the U.S. Department of state Heather Nauert announced that the United States intends to send to a country in the East where fighting is going on, and anti-tank systems Javelin to strengthen the defense. Later, in January of this year, it became known that supplies of anti-tank Fund of the United States.

«I can confirm that the long-awaited weapons arrived in the Ukrainian army,» Poroshenko wrote on his official pages in Facebook and Twitter.

— Petro Poroshenko (@Poroshenko) April 30, 2018

The Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak expressed gratitude to Poroshenko and Trump for applications of efforts and also reported that the preparation of calculations Javelin will begin on may 2.

From the beginning of the military conflict in the Donbas Washington supported the Ukrainian government in its confrontation paramilitary groups. Russia has always stood on the side of the separatists, expressing their support for their heads.

And after the decision of trump on the supply of arms to the direct damaging action of Moscow called the us an accomplice in fomenting war in Ukraine.

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Posted by Stepan Poltorak on Monday, April 30, 2018