Biden is preparing a package of military assistance to Ukraine for 725 million dollars, media
The administration of US President Joe Biden is preparing a new military aid package for Ukraine. In total, the United States will allocate $725 million for the new package.
This was reported to journalists on October 14 by two anonymous sources. However, it is not specified when Washington's military assistance will be announced.
Without air defense: what will be in the new package
Sources say what will be in the new package there will be additional ammunition, as well as HMMWV military vehicles, but there will be no new air defense systems.
Note that after massive rocket attacks on civilian infrastructure, Ukraine called on partners to speed up the provision of air defense systems. Bely assured that they are working on the accelerated delivery of NASAMS air defense systems to Ukraine.
Reference. The total US military assistance in Ukraine since the start of the full-scale war is about $16.8 billion.
NATO countries will provide military assistance to Ukraine
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg spoke about the military assistance that Ukraine will soon receive from the Alliance's allies. We will receive:
- armored vehicles,
- air defense systems,
- means for jamming drones.
In particular, Spain will transfer to Ukraine 4 Hawk air defense systems requested by the Ukrainian side.