German MARS II rocket systems arrive in Ukraine – Reznikov

1 August, 07:15 PM
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Mars II multiple launch rocket system arrived in Ukraine, Defense Minister of Ukraine Oleksii Reznikov, announced on Twitter on Aug. 1.

"Third brother in the Long Hand family – MLRS MARS II from Germany – has arrived in Ukraine," he wrote.

The official thanked Germany for the systems.

"Thank you to Germany and personally to my colleague Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht for these systems. Our artillerymen salute our German partners!" Reznikov concluded.

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Earlier on July 26 Lambrecht announced that the promised Mars II multiple launch rocket systems and three more Panzerhaubitze 2000s have been delivered to Ukraine.

“We keep our word,” Lambrecht said, according to Welt.

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