Biden to announce another major military aid package for Ukraine: report

The Biden administration last week announced an additional $800 million military aid to Ukraine.

Washington:

US President Joe Biden is expected to announce another military aid package for Ukraine in the coming days, similar to the $800 million announced last week, multiple sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

A US official said on condition of anonymity that a new package was expected that would be roughly the size of the previous package but details were being worked out.

The latest package was first reported by NBC News.

The Biden administration last week announced $800 million in additional aid, including artillery systems, artillery rounds, armored personnel carriers and unmanned coastal defense boats, for materiel sent to Kyiv to include new types of heavy equipment. Broadening the scope.

If this week’s aid package is bigger than expected, the total US military aid to Ukraine since Russia’s invasion in February would exceed $3 billion.

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