End of training for Ukrainian tankers announced by British Defense

The British Ministry of Defense announced on Saturday on its Twitter account that British instructors had completed the training of Ukrainian tankers on the territory of the Kingdom.

“Ukrainian tank crews completed their training in the United Kingdom and returned to their homeland to continue fighting,” the ministry said in a text under a short video of Challenger 2 tanks and howitzers.

It is noteworthy that the total volume of military assistance provided by London to Kyiv after the start of the Russian special operation in Ukraine is 4.6 billion pounds (5.8 billion dollars). According to this indicator, Britain ranks second among all allies of Ukraine (after the United States).

Among the military equipment that London handed over to the Ukrainian forces were Storm Shadow missiles launched from the air with a range of 250-300 km, M270 rocket launchers, Brimstone precision-guided missiles, 14 Challenger 2 main battle tanks, and armored vehicles. -sub-caliber tank ammunition stuffed with depleted uranium.

Source: TASS

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