Portugal to send Ukraine three Leopard 2 tanks – Portuguese PM

Portugal to send Ukraine three Leopard 2 tanks – Portuguese PM

German tank Leopard 2 A5. Illustrative image, source: Flickr/Bundeswehr-Fotos 

Latest news Ukraine

Portugal is repairing some of its Leopard 2 tanks and will send three to Ukraine next month, Prime Minister António Costa said on 8 February, according to Reuters.

“Right now, we are implementing the recovery and maintenance plan for the Leopard 2 tanks and, according to the plan, we are in a position to be able to send three of them in March,” Costa told parliament.

Earlier, Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said that Ukraine would receive 120 to 140 units of modern tanks in the first wave of contributions from various countries.

Read also:

Portugal to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine – PM


You could close this page. Or you could join our community and help us produce more materials like this.  We keep our reporting open and accessible to everyone because we believe in the power of free information. This is why our small, cost-effective team depends on the support of readers like you to bring deliver timely news, quality analysis, and on-the-ground reports about Russia's war against Ukraine and Ukraine's struggle to build a democratic society. A little bit goes a long way: for as little as the cost of one cup of coffee a month, you can help build bridges between Ukraine and the rest of the world, plus become a co-creator and vote for topics we should cover next. Become a patron or see other ways to support. Become a Patron!

Tags: ,