New anti-tank missiles (ATGM) Ukrainian production of “SKIF” and “Korsar” almost did not fall to the front in the area of ATO in the Donbass. This writes blogger Diana Mikhailova, citing a source in the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU).
According to the source, these tools are passed by hundreds of the APU within the framework of the state defense order, however, “the problem of providing ATGM units on the front is not solved.” The source noted that on the basis of Lviv and Kharkiv academies “organized training of operation and combat use of precision weapons and has prepared about 200 military personnel”.
The day before, 7 February, the Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak said that since the beginning of this year, for the Mat was purchased about 100 units of weapons and military equipment, has transferred “Interfax-Ukraine”. “This intelligence, automotive engineering and other” — said the Minister.
In addition, last year, according to Poltorak, the armed forces has received more than 2.6 thousand units of armament and equipment with a total value of 7 billion hryvnia. In particular, it was determined that controlled weapons, reconnaissance and surveillance, missile, artillery and armored weapons, as well as “scarce ammunition is needed to maintain the combat readiness of the Armed forces of Ukraine”.
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