Officials of the US government determined to provide Ukraine with anti-tank weapons, said at a press conference the Deputy head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Andriy Taranov on the results of the visit to the USA.
According to Taranova, Ukraine hopes to counter-mortar and antitank weapons, electronic warfare, communications, reports RIA " Novosti ".
remember, fifteen June, in the framework of the project "European Val" Ukraine dug up more than 100 km of anti-tank ditches on the border line with Russia. At the end of April, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko felt their country could do without lethal weapons of the West." Ukraine is "very highly developed" state and does not need to supply the West of lethal weapons to stabilize the situation, " he said. In February, Poroshenko said that his country needs a supply of modern weapons from the countries of the North Atlantic Commonwealth in connection with the aggravation of the situation in the Donbass. In September last year, speaking in the U.S. Congress, he said that the Ukrainian military " need more military equipment, lethal and non-lethal."