The special representative of the United States Ukraine Kurt Volker said that the volume of supply of American weapons to Ukraine are small in comparison with chyslennostyu of Russian tanks in Donbas, he said in an interview with the BBC.
Kurt Volker and Peter Poroshenko.
“We have offered Ukraine with defensive weapons. For example, anti-tank weapons”, – said the representative of the United States.
In his opinion, it is the American weapons ineffective for offensive operations and an escalation of the military conflict.
He also reported on the rights of Kiev to defend itself and support other countries to fill gaps in his defense. “Ukraine as an independent country has right to defend itself against aggression,” – said the diplomat.
Recall that in late December of 2017, media reported that the intention of the President of the United States Donald trump to approve the plan of deliveries of anti-tank weapons Square. It was about the supply of 210 anti-tank missiles and 35 launchers for a total amount of 47 million dollars.
According to the American authorities, the weapons will be provided to Kiev for free.
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