Military Capabilities

New consignment of US Humvees arrives in Ukraine

15 April 2019

Ukraine’s Ministry of Defence announced on 13 April that it has received 35 Humvee vehicles gifted by the United States, saying 20 will be used by combat units, and 15 for medical purposes.

“Recently, the level of military-technical assistance has increased significantly. This applies to all of our partners, first of all the United States,” Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said during a visit to the 58th Independent Motor Rifle Brigade in Konotop in northern Ukraine. The US has recently provided military assistance to the eastern European country valued at more than USD 400 million, he added.

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