The White Home on Wednesday introduced a brand new package deal of artillery ammunition for Ukraine because the pro-Western nation gears up for an anticipated counter-offensive towards Russian invasion.
Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre stated the package deal will embody ammunition for the HIMARS a number of rocket system and artillery rounds. Particulars had been to come back later from the Pentagon.
The package deal, “as a part of our ongoing efforts to assist Ukraine defend itself towards Russia’s brutal invasion,” will “embody extra ammunition for US-provided HIMARS rocket methods and anti-armor methods, in addition to further artillery rounds,” Jean-Pierre stated.
America is main an unprecedented effort by NATO and different allied nations to provide Ukraine with weaponry and different assist because the nation pushes again towards a Russian onslaught that started in February 2022.
Ukraine is getting ready an try at a counter-offensive driving Russians again from swaths of occupied territory within the east and south of the nation.
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