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Spain has confirmed the transfer of Hawk anti-aircraft missile systems to Ukraine and has announced the provision of 155mm and 105mm artillery shells

12 Oct, 2023
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Spain has confirmed the transfer of Hawk anti-aircraft missile systems to Ukraine and has announced the provision of 155mm and 105mm artillery shells

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Spain has confirmed that it will provide Ukraine with six launchers for Hawk anti-aircraft missile systems and has announced the supply of 155mm and 105mm artillery shells.

This information comes from the Spanish Ministry of Defense's press service.

The Spanish Minister of Defense, Margarita Robles, stated that the six new anti-aircraft missile launchers will be integrated into a US battery. Starting from November 2023, training exercises will also be conducted in Spain for Ukrainian operators and support personnel for the Hawk systems.

Robles further announced the delivery of batches of 155mm and 105mm artillery ammunition and heavy machine guns to enhance the defense against drones.

Additionally, she noted that field rations are already being sent to Ukraine, followed by the delivery of power generators, diving compressors, and winter equipment for Ukrainian defenders.

The Odessa Journal

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