The new military assistance package is expected to include additional High Mobility Artillery Missile Systems (HIMARS)
The Biden administration is expected to announce additional military assistance to Ukraine later in the day, according to CNN, citing a US official.
The new military aid packageIt is expected to include additional High Mobility systems Artillery Missile Systems (HIMARS) as well as artillery ammunition. The total package is not expected to exceed $ 500 million, the source said.
The White House, however, said it had nothing to say at the moment, but recalled the Biden administration’s commitment to the United States to continue to provide regular assistance to Ukraine.
Meanwhile, the first batches of HIMARS from the USA arrived in Ukraine, the Ukrainian Minister of Defense announced earlier Oleksiy Reznikov.
“I thank my American colleagues and my friend Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin for these powerful tools! Summer will be hot for the Russian conquerors. And the last for some of them “Reznikov said characteristically on Twitter.
HIMARS have arrived to Ukraine.
Thank you to my 🇺🇲 colleague and friend @SecDef Lloyd J. Austin III for these powerful tools!
Summer will be hot for russian occupiers. And the last one for some of them. pic.twitter.com/BTmwadthpp
– Oleksii Reznikov (@oleksiireznikov) June 23, 2022
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