The US has delivered spherical 200,000 pounds of deadly wait on to Ukraine as phase of its first cargo of most contemporary protection pressure help directed by President Biden amid tensions at the Ukrainian-Russian border, the US embassy in Kiev talked about on Friday.
“The first cargo of help recently directed by President Biden to Ukraine arrived in Ukraine tonight. This cargo contains conclude to 200,000 pounds of deadly wait on, including ammunition for the entrance line defenders of Ukraine. The cargo – and $2.7 billion USD since 2014 – demonstrates US commitment to helping Ukraine bolster its defenses in the face of growing Russian aggression,” the embassy wrote on Twitter.
On Tuesday, the US Department of Yell talked about that Washington would proceed handing over protection pressure help to Ukraine, with original offers expected to advance over the impending weeks. Moscow has over and over urged Washington to end providing Kiev with weapons.
In the previous few months, the West and Ukraine maintain accused Russia of massing troops advance the Ukrainian border in alleged preparation for invasion. Russia has disregarded these claims, sustaining that it has no arrangement of invading Ukraine while stressing that it has the true to transfer forces within its maintain territory.
Russia has additionally expressed recount over NATO’s protection pressure activity advance its borders and the continuing protection pressure give a enhance to for Ukraine, including an lengthen in the amount of Western instructors in Donbas.
In December, the Russian govt proposed a dwelling of mutual security guarantees in Europe to NATO and the US, with their response level-headed pending.
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