‘It is to increase defence capabilities, with defence purpose entirely,’ Anatolii Petrenko on international technical aid from Great Britain

2022-01-18 18:45:00 | ID: 66085

The next consignment of the international technical aid from the Great Britain to the Armed forces of Ukraine has been delivered. The partners provided new light anti-tank launchers.

Deputy Minister of Defence of Ukraine for European Integration Anatolii Petrenko noted that it will strengthen the defence capabilities of Ukraine and that provided equipment will be used only for defence purposes.

‘Without doubt it will strengthen our forces and defence capabilities. And I want to stress that this aid will be used solely for defence purposes to protect our forces, critical infrastructure and civilians from any threats that may lead to the conflict escalation’, stated Anatolii Petrenko.

Also, Deputy Minister of Defence of Ukraine for European Integration thanked the people and the government of the Great Britain for support and expressed hope for further co-operation.