Lithuania to supply Ukraine with almost 2 mln euro worth of weapons

Source : 112 Ukraine

Mostly it will be Kalashnikovs and ammunition for them
22:45, 29 November 2017


The government of Lithuania accepted the decision on donating almost 2 million euro worth of weapons to Ukraine, according to the website of the Lithuanian Ministry of National Defence. 

“Transfer of property is a part of the consistent and comprehensive support of Ukraine by Lithuania through strengthening its defence capabilities and ensuring its sovereignty,” Raimundas Karoblis, Minister of National Defence of Lithuania said.

Previously it was informed that Lithuania was considering passing to Ukraine roughly 7,000 Kalashnikov assault rifles, over 2 million cartridges, about 80 machineguns, several mortars, anti-tank weapons and other kinds of weaponry. 

Lithuania first sent weapons to Ukraine in 2014. Raimundas Karoblis, Minister of National Defence of Lithuania said that Lithuania would continue such support as possible.

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