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 Armed Forces Concluded Contracts for Heavy Weaponry Supply to Amount of 1 Billion Hryvnia - Interior Minister’s Advisor

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The Armed Forces of Ukraine let contracts for the supply of heavy weapons for the amount of 1 billion hryvnia Nov. 6.

Adviser to the Minister of the Internal Affairs Zorian Shkiriak announced today at a press briefing, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

"The Armed Forces have contracted the supply of heavy equipment and heavy weapons for 1 billion hryvnia only during last week, after Stepan Poltorak has minimized bureaucratic component. And it will all be on the front lines soon," he said.

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Thus Shkiriak did not specify what kind of equipment will be purchased by the Armed Forces exactly, saying that he is unable to disclose this information. According to him, it is the occupation troops, who will assess the quality of the purchased equipment.

Adviser to the Minister also noted that the National Guard has purchased more than 1,200 vehicles and more than 200 units of armored equipment since the anti-terrorist operation began. There are tanks, armored personnel carriers, and KrAZ Cougar light armored vehicles among them.

 
 
 
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