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United States gave the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU) 2.5 thousands of night vision devices. This was announced by the us Ambassador in Kiev, Marie Yovanovitch, reports “UKRINFORM”.
The total cost of the equipment supplied is 5.8 million dollars. “This allows us to guarantee the safety of the Ukrainian people during the night. Enemy forces will not be able to hide under the cover of night,” — said the diplomat.
According to the chief of the General staff of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko, thanks to the help of USA night vision devices will be secured by 10 battalions of the Ukrainian army.
Over the past four years, Kiev in the framework of international technical and humanitarian assistance received financial resources amounting to almost 247 million dollars. So, the Ukrainian military has been taken over means of counter-battery fire, reconnaissance drones, army vehicles Humvee and a Toyota Land Cruiser, as well as medical, clothing and other equipment.
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