Evgenia Sokolenko20:35, 01/19/23
The minister added that some countries will definitely send Leopard tanks.
Lithuanian Defense Minister Arvydas Anusauskas said that during a meeting of defense ministers at the Ramstein airbase in Germany, several countries will announce the dispatch of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine.
According to him, the total number of armored vehicles, which will be announced at tomorrow’s meeting, will reach hundreds, writes The Guardian .
“Some of the countries will definitely send Leopard tanks to Ukraine, that’s for sure,” Anusauskas stressed.
Tanks for Ukraine
As UNIAN reported earlier, the next meeting of the Contact Group on Defense Issues of Ukraine (Ramstein) will take place on January 20. Diplomatic adviser to the head of state Andrei Sibiga said that the results of the so-called “Ramstein-8” should be expected to increase the combat potential of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Today, January 19, nine countries pledge to provide Ukraine with unprecedented defense support for its success in repelling Russian aggression and expelling Russian troops from the occupied territories. We are talking about tanks, heavy artillery, air defense, ammunition and infantry fighting vehicles.