7 May, 04:04 PM
US to provide $150 million worth of military aid to Ukraine, including artillery rounds
The aid shall “meet critical Ukrainian needs as Russian forces continue their offensive in eastern Ukraine” the Pentagon said.
The assistance package includes:
25,000 155-mm artillery rounds;
3 AN/TPQ-36 counter-artillery radars;
electronic jamming equipment;
According to the Pentagon, the United States has provided Ukraine with about $4.5 billion in security assistance during the presidency of U.S. President Joe Biden, including about $3.8 billion since the beginning of Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine.
Biden also announced that he will sign a U.S. Lend-Lease Act for Ukraine on May 9 – the same day Russia celebrates Victory Day.