Ukraine receives third batch of US military aid

The third batch of additional US military aid arrived in Ukraine, including ammunition, anti-tank and precision weapons as the Defense Ministry of Ukraine reported.

“Today, October 22, the third final batch of additional aid worth $60 million from the United States government for the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine arrived in Ukraine, including ammunition, anti-tank and precision weapons, medical equipment and the like,” the statement says.

[A] new cargo of military assistance from the United States arrived in Ukraine on the night from October 17 to 18.

According to Defense Minister Andriy Taran, the U.S. military assistance has been boosting the combat capacity of Ukraine’s military in Donbas.

Photograph: Ukrainian Ministry of Defense