Commenting at a briefing on the issue of material spending on HIMARS multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) in Ukraine, a senior US Department of Defense official said that Washington is in constant contact with Kyiv on military support to the Ukrainian military. DEA News”.
He stressed that the assistance of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will meet the needs of the Kyiv authorities.
“We are in constant contact with the Ukrainians about ammunition consumption levels. We want to make sure they have what they need on the battlefield. That’s why we really rely on the process of helping their security so that we can continue to respond to their needs,” a Pentagon spokesperson explained.
Earlier, US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin said that the Ukrainian military is “more than ever”. needs In the “urgent assistance” of the West in the supply of weapons, because “we are talking about a decisive stage in the conflict”. He also said that Ukraine will be provided with four HIMARS. Western countries said they will continue to look for ways to support Kiev.