Ukrinform
April 22, 2022

Macron announces supply of Milan anti-tank systems, Caesar howitzers to Ukraine

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced the supply of Milan anti-tank missiles and Caesar self-propelled howitzers to Ukraine.

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“We are delivering significant equipment, from Milan to Caesar. I think we have to continue on this route. Always with the red line that we will not become parties to the conflict,” Macron said.

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Caesar is a French 155-mm self-propelled howitzer, which is designed to destroy manpower, artillery batteries, earth shelters, as well as to provide passages in minefields and field barriers.

Milan is a guided second-generation anti-tank missile manufactured by the Franco-German Euromissile consortium. Milan is a system with mass production as it is the main European short-range anti-tank weapon.