Podolyak once again called on the West to provide Ukraine with MLRS/Office of the President
Ukraine can return the Russian invaders behind the Iron Curtain, but for this the military needs effective weapons. In particular, long-range multiple rocket launchers MLRS.
This was stated by Advisor to the Head of the Office of the President Mikhail Podolyak on his Twitter. Effective weapons for the Ukrainian military are needed here and now.
“If the West really wants Ukraine's victory, then maybe it's time to hand over long-range MLRS to us?” – said the adviser to the head of the OPU.
According to Podolyak, it is difficult for the Ukrainian military to fight when they are “covered” from a distance of 70 kilometers, and they have nothing to answer the Russian invaders.
Ukraine can bring the Russians back behind the Iron Curtain, but for this we need effective weapons. Here and now,” the adviser to the head of the OPU emphasized. Vought. It is designed for salvo fire at a distance of 30 to 300 km.
M270 MLRS can use unguided missiles with cluster munitions, mines or “smart bombs”; guided cluster munitions; short and medium range guided missiles; medium-range ballistic missiles MGM-140 ATACMS with a combat radius of 300 km.
Arms supply for Ukraine: other news
- Ukrainian military continue to receive heavy weapons from partner countries. According to Oleksiy Reznikov, M109 self-propelled howitzers and Harpoon anti-tank missiles have already been brought to our state.
- According to The New York Times, the United States approved the transfer of MLRS long-range multiple launch rocket systems to Ukraine. The Ukrainian authorities persistently asked Washington to provide this system in order to protect the Donbass in particular.
- The Pentagon said they “remember” Ukraine's request for long-range missiles. At the same time, the corresponding decision has not yet been made.
- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for sending multiple launch rocket systems to Ukraine that can hit targets from a long distance. At the same time, the idea that Volodymyr Zelensky should allegedly focus on reaching a peace agreement with Russia should be rejected.