US announces $1 billion in new military assistance to Ukraine

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On 8 August, the Pentagon announced a new package of security assistance to Ukraine. It includes:

  • Additional ammunition for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS);
  •  75,000 rounds of 155mm artillery ammunition;
  •  20 120mm mortar systems and 20,000 rounds of 120mm mortar ammunition;
  •  Munitions for National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (NASAMS);
  • 1,000 Javelin and hundreds of AT4 anti-armor systems;
  • 50 armored medical treatment vehicles;
  • Claymore anti-personnel munitions;
  • C-4 explosives, demolition munitions, and demolition equipment;
  • Medical supplies, to include first aid kits, bandages, monitors, and other equipment.
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