The Ukrainian Military are already receiving lethal weapons from other countries, said 1st Deputy Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine Oleg New.
Signed contracts for hundreds of millions of dollars, and export and import (arms) ", - he said at a press conference, speaking about the results of the exhibition IDEX 2015. New noted that there was a contract for production and delivery of unmanned aerial vehicles and electronic warfare with the French company Thales. In addition, "a large number of contracts were signed with American companies," he added, refusing to disclose Details, reports a news Agency. Answering the question about whether the troops of Ukraine a new lethal weapon, the Commissioner of the Council said: "We are working with the world... We lethal weapon get ". First, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the result of the visit to the Exhibition of weapons IDEX 2015 finished about 20 contracts for production and delivery of weapons of Kiev. On the last working day of the week the members of the Chamber authorized the U.S. Congress Republican Mack Thornberry and Democrat Adam Smith has submitted to Congress a draft law, which predusmatrivaet assistance to Ukraine in the amount of $ 1 billion, including weapons. Tuesday 1st Deputy head of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrey Parubiy said that he had arrived in Washington correlated with law-enforcement agencies of Ukraine the list of necessary equipment. In Monday, the Deputy commander of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Baturin said that when the rubble is in Debaltsevo detected small arms foreign production. Remember, in the beginning of February, some advisors and generals, including the commander of NATO, General Philip Breedlove, made an offer to President Barack Obama to deliver weapons of Ukraine. In the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia said that the message of the intention of the capital of the United States on the transfer of modern lethal weapons Kiev concern, it threatens Russia's security.