The White House officially announced the supply of HIMARS to Ukraine.
Ukraine will decide for itself at what distances to use the American HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems .
US Ambassador to Ukraine Bridget Brink announced this during a briefing, RBC-Ukraine reports
“We are talking about a $700 million assistance package, which includes HIMARS systems with a long range. But the Ukrainian side will regulate how far to shoot,” she said.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the White House officially announced the supply of HIMARS to Ukraine. Official Kyiv promised not to use these missile systems for strikes on the territory of the Russian Federation.
Depending on the type of rocket from the HIMARS installation, they can be launched at distances from 40 to 300 km. The Ukrainian side will receive ammunition, the firepower of which will not exceed 70 km.