Posted: 26.09.2023 13:37:00

First batch of Abrams tanks delivered to Ukraine

The first batch of American Abrams tanks arrived in Ukraine on September 23rd, their number is still unknown, RIA Novosti reports


“The first American Abrams tanks were delivered to Ukraine,” The New York Times publication reads, referring to sources from the US Department of Defence. In the coming months, another delivery of Abrams combat units to the Kiev regime is planned. The exact number of tanks is still not disclosed.

Earlier, the United States promised to deliver 31 Abrams tanks to Ukraine. According to media reports, the first batch should consist of ten vehicles. In early September, the Pentagon also announced the transfer of depleted uranium shells to Ukraine. As reported, it would happen by the time the Abrams tanks were delivered.