19 November 2022

  • Britain will provide a 50 million pound ($59.4 million) air defence package for Ukraine, including anti-aircraft guns and technology to counter Iranian-supplied drones, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said on his first trip to Kyiv on Saturday. (source)

18 November 2022

  • 7th Slovak-made Zuzana 2 8x8 155mm self-propelled howitzer was delivered to Ukrainian armed forces. On June 1, 2022, the Army Recognition editorial team reported that Slovakia will deliver 8 Zuzana 2 155mm wheeled self-propelled howitzers to Ukraine. (source)
  • The Pentagon is running low on some weapons and ammunition to transfer to Ukraine, three US officials with direct knowledge tell CNN. (source)
  • The Israeli authorities allowed NATO member countries to supply Ukraine with weapons containing Israeli components and financed the purchase of “strategic materials” for Ukraine. (source)

16 November 2022

  • Sweden will deliver new military aid worth 3 billion crowns ($287 million) to Ukraine, its biggest package of defence material to date which included an air defence system, Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson said. (source)
  • The Czech government plans to provide training to as many as 4,000 Ukrainian troops over the next year, Czech Defence Minister Jana Cernochova said on Wednesday. (source)
  • Rheinmetall company will soon be supplying the Slovak Republic with Leopard 2A4 main battle tanks and other military hardware. In turn, the Slovak military will be transferring military equipment to Ukraine. (source)
  • Defence Minister of Canada Anita Anand has announced plans for spending $34 million of already-promised military aid to Ukraine from $500 mln. budget of 2022. Around $5 million will be dedicated to providing critical satellite imagery to the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU), while more than $18 million will pay for high-resolution drone cameras. In addition, up to $10 million will go towards winter gear, which includes portable heaters, thermal blankets and sleeping bags. (source)

15 November 2022

  • Germany will establish a maintenance hub in Slovakia to service and repair weapons it has delivered to Ukraine, German Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht said on Tuesday. (source)
  • Czech Company "Excalibur Army" has started the production of the "Viktor" a light self-propelled anti-aircraft weapon system for Ukraine (source)
  • President Joe Biden is asking Congress to provide more than $37.7 billion in emergency aid to Ukraine. (source)

14 November 2022

  • Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced that Canada will provide $500 million in additional military assistance for Ukraine. (source)
  • New Zealand is extending its defence commitments and providing further support and personnel to assist Ukraine. The NZ Defence Force infantry training for Ukrainian military personnel in the United Kingdom will be extended. There is more funding for equipment and supplies for Ukraine’s self-defence. (source)

11 November 2022

  • The U.S. will buy 100,000 rounds of howitzer artillery from South Korean manufacturers to provide to Ukraine, a U.S. official said Thursday, in a deal the two governments have been working on for some time. (source)
  • The Swedish government will soon decide on the transfer of advanced weapons to Ukraine, Defense Minister Paul Jonsson said. What types of weapons are in question is still unknown. (source)

10 November 2022

  • Spain will send two more U.S.-made HAWK air defence systems to Ukraine in addition to four shipped last week, Spanish Defence Minister Margarita Robles said on Thursday. (source)
  • The Defence Department announced today $400 mln security assistance package which includes: HAWK missiles, the Avenger short-range air defense systems, ammunition for the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, 21,000 155 mm artillery rounds, 500 precision-guided 155 mm artillery rounds, 10,000 120 mm mortar rounds, 100 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HUMVEE), 400 grenade launchers, small arms, optics and more than 20,000,000 rounds of small arms ammunition. It also includes demolition equipment for obstacle clearing and cold weather protective gear. (source)
  • Some 175 Bulgarian lawmakers voted in favor of a six-point plan to provide military aid to Ukraine, detailing which weapons could be delivered to Kyiv, Wilhelmine Preussen reports. Another 49 voted against the motion. (source)

8 November 2022

  • The Italian government is readying a new arms package for Ukraine including air defence systems, a governing coalition official said on Tuesday. (source)
  • Sweden’s new center-right government has presented its budget for 2023. It says Sweden will increase its military aid to Ukraine & “the more advanced weapons systems requested by Ukraine will be prioritized.” (source)

7 November 2022

  • The report by the Royal United Services Institute (Rusi) urges western governments to reconsider their decision not to include aircraft in the offensive weaponry supplied to Ukraine. (source)

6 November 2022

  • Ukraine wants to raise funds for a fleet of maritime drones (source)

5 November 2022

  • The Ministries of Defense of the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and the US Department of Defense jointly announced about reaching an agreement to support Ukraine by overhauling 90 T-72B tanks. (source)

4 November 2022

  • France Plans to Provide Ukraine with Crotale Surface-to-air Missile System (source)
  • The United States on Friday announced an additional $400 million in military aid to Ukraine from USAI fund, which includes money to refurbish HAWK air defense missiles and 45 Czech T-72B tanks, 1,100 Phoenix Ghost drones, 40 armored riverine boats, funding to refurbish 250 M-1117 armored vehicles, tactical secure communications systems, surveillance systems and funding for training, maintenance and sustainment. (source)
  • Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni's new government is set to approve Italy's sixth package of military aid for Ukraine. (source)
  • The Norwegian Government is preparing to contribute approximately 1,5 billion NOK to the British-led International Fund for Ukraine. Norwegian Minister of defence Bjørn Arild Gram did not specify what type of military equipment will be purchased through this contribution. (source)

3 November 2022

  • German Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht had written to the government in Bern asking for permission to supply 12,400 rounds of Swiss-made ammunition for Gepard anti-aircraft tanks, but Switzerland has again rejected an appeal from Germany to allow it to re-export Swiss-made ammunition to Ukraine. (source)
  • Bulgarian lawmakers approved the first military aid shipments to Ukraine, ending months of resistance from Russia-friendly political parties and the nation’s president. (source)

2 November 2022

  • Turkish drone maker Baykar is planning to complete the construction of its manufacturing plant in Ukraine in two years. (source)
  • According to journalist and political analyst Nikola Mikovic, the Jewish state could eventually start providing weapons to Ukraine – although Israeli officials are unlikely to publicly confirm it. (source)
  • The Jamestown Foundation has assessed that the true amount for Russian defense spending in 2022 may well reach as much as 5.5 trillion rubles ($90.9 billion) by the end of the year. If the rate of military aid to Ukranian will remain the same till the end of 2022, it will be just 62% of Russian military budget. (source)

31 October 2022

  • Bulgaria doesn’t send weapons to Ukraine but Bulgarian arms manufacturers has so far supplied at least €1 billion of weapons and ammunition to Ukraine via brokers. (source)
  • Israel will provide Ukraine with military communication systems. (source)
  • Ukraine receives first Armtrac 400 mine clearing vehicle from UK. (source)
  • Recent poll shows that despite a large proportion of Britons saying the situation in Ukraine is impacting their cost of living, few oppose supporting Ukraine through the conflict. Six in 10 (60%) support Britain’s current role in the conflict, including providing a range of economic, humanitarian and defensive military assistance to Ukraine, as well as imposing additional sanctions on Russia and Belarus. (source)

30 October 2022

  • Italy and France will supply Ukraine with SAMP-T Air Defense Systems. (source)
  • The Swedish authorities are going to transfer more modern and heavier weapons to Ukraine, the new Swedish Defence Minister Paul Johansson has said, Dagens Nyheter reported. According to him, in particular, this applies to air defense systems. (source)
  • The Italian Government has approved the supply of six PzH 2000 155mm self-propelled howitzers, two M270 MLRS (Multiple Launch Rocket System), 20 to 30 M109L 155mm self-propelled howitzers and dozen of M113 tracked APCs. (source)

29 October 2022

  • Slovenia handed over 28 modernized M-55S tanks to the Armed Forces of Ukraine. (source)

28 October 2022

  • South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol has denied that Seoul provided any lethal weapons to Ukraine after Russian President Vladimir Putin said such a decision would destroy their bilateral relations. (source)
  • At a conference in Moscow on Thursday, President Putin threatened South Korea with retaliation from North Korea if South Korea will continue to support Ukraine. (source)

27 October 2022

  • The Pentagon is sending Ukraine a new $275 million package of weapons and other aid. Officials said there are no major new weapons in the package (source)

26 October 2022

  • Up to 70 Australian defence force personnel will be deployed to the UK to train Ukrainian troops in the latest increase in Australia’s support for Kyiv. The Albanese government will provide Ukraine with 30 more Bushmaster protected mobility vehicles. (source)
  • Sweden MoD could provide Ukraine with 12 of their 48 Archer 155mm 6x6 self-propelled howitzers (source)
  • Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni said the only way to facilitate a peace deal between Russia and Ukraine is by helping Kyiv defend itself militarily. (source)

25 October 2022

  • The United States is considering sending older HAWK air defense equipment from storage to Ukraine (source)
  • 30 lawmakers from the liberal wing of the Democratic Party pressed Biden in a letter to seek direct talks with Moscow. The letter didn’t explicitly threaten votes against further aid but it propose to "pair the military and economic support the United States has provided to Ukraine with a proactive diplomatic push, redoubling efforts to seek a realistic framework for a ceasefire". This letter has been recalled the next day. (source)
  • On Tuesday, October 25, 2022, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier announced the delivery to Ukraine of two more MARS II M270 MLRS and four PzH 2000 155mm tracked self-propelled howitzers, as well as new air defense missile systems. (source)
  • Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has announced an agreement with Germany on the increase of military aid for Ukraine in 2023 from EUR 690 million to more than EUR 2 billion. (source)
  • The Biden administration's lifting of the U.S. arms embargo on Cyprus on Oct. 1 has rekindled the prospect of Nicosia transferring its Russian military arsenal to Ukraine in return for Western-made weaponry. (source)

23 October 2022

  • Israel is providing Ukraine with intelligence on Iranian-made drones. (source)
  • Ukraine not cooperating with Israel on proposed missile alert system. Israeli officials believe Kyiv may be unhappy with the offer, as Jerusalem is refusing to supply it with interceptor systems. (source)
  • The Chicago Council on Global Affairs published report on its 2022 survey of American public opinion on U.S. foreign policy. It states that nearly three-quarters of Americans support continuing economic (71%) and military (72%) aid to Ukraine, and 58 percent are willing to continue to support the country “as long as it takes,” even if U.S. households will have to pay higher prices for gas and food. (source)

21 October 2022

  • "Arguably, Ukraine would not have been able to sustain Russia’s aggression if it had relied solely on European support to fight the war", says CEPS think tank in their recent report on military aid to Ukraine. They also point at "absence of clear leadership within the EU in coordinating the delivery of military aid to Ukraine" (source)

20 October 2022

  • Czech Republic prepares new military aid package for Ukraine. Two weeks ago provided aid was almost CZK 400 million ($7.5 million), and today is CZK 22 million ($413,193). Defense minister apologized that she couldn't provide detailes. (source)
  • Germany delivers to Ukraine four Hensoldt’s TRML-4D multifunction radar for IRIS-T SLM air defence system. (source)

19 October 2022

  • Israel has refused a Ukrainian request for air defenses against the barrage of Russian attacks enabled by Iranian drones. (source)

18 October 2022

  • Italy has provided Ukraine with the 5th military aid package. There was no disclosure what was included into it. (source)
  • The Biden administration laid out its vision for the Senate version of the annual Pentagon policy bill on a range of issues. It also asked Congress to include new authorities in the bill, including for military support to Ukraine. (source)
  • NATO will deliver air defence systems to Ukraine in coming days to help the country defend itself against the drones, including those from Iran, that Russia is using to target critical infrastructure, the alliance's secretary-general said on Tuesday. (source)
  • The Pentagon is considering paying for Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite network in Ukraine (source)
  • The French Defence Minister announced that France will supply Ukraine with Crotale air defence systems (source)

16 October 2022

  • Germany handed over Biber tank bridge-layers to Ukraine. (source)
  • Ukraine on Tuesday received the first of four IRIS-T air defence systems Germany promised to supply (source)
  • Israeli Minister of Diaspora Affairs Nachman Shai has said that military aid should be provided to Ukraine in view of recent reports about Iran's possible supply of ballistic missiles to Russia. (source)

14 October 2022

  • The Department of Defense announced the 23rd authorization of a Presidential Drawdown of security assistance to Ukraine valued at up to $725 million. This drawdown includes 200 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV) HIMARS rockets, artillery rounds, anti-tank weapons, high-speed anti-radiation missiles (HARMs), small arms and ammunition. (source)
  • Democrats on Capitol Hill have suggested transferring US weapons systems in Saudi Arabia to Ukraine and suspending a planned transfer of Patriot missiles to Riyadh (source)

13 October 2022

  • The UK and France have pledged to help improve Ukraine's defences. London promised to send air defence missiles, while Paris said it would deliver its own anti-aircraft defence systems. (source)
  • NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Spain was sending 4 medium-range air defense systems to Ukraine. (source)
  • Portugal Defense Minister Helena Carreiras announced transfer of 6 Russian Kamov helicopters to Ukraine. (source)
  • Minister of National Defence of Lithuania Arvydas Anušauskas announced transfer of "M113-mounted 120mm mortars, armoured vehicles, thermal vision devices, drones, and other equipment" to Ukraine. (source)

12 October 2022

  • Canadian Defence Minister Anita Anand announced a new military aid package over C$47 million ($34 million) to assist Ukraine in dealing with Russia's invasion, with the package including artillery rounds, satellite communications, winter clothing and drone cameras, among other assistance. (source)
  • According to German Ministry of Defence's twitter, "In the next few weeks, more PzH2000 and MARSII will be handed over to Ukraine". (source)

11 October 2022

  • Australian government is preparing to deliver another round of military assistance to Ukraine. Their Defence personnel will travel to Europe to help train Ukrainian soldiers. (source)
  • Canada said on Tuesday it will send 40 more combat engineers to help support Polish efforts to train Ukrainian forces, as part of its commitment to increasing military aid for Ukraine. (source)

10 October 2022

  • French President Emmanuel Macron expressed his “extreme concern” about Russian strikes during a call with his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky and promised that France would increase military aid. (source)
  • EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said he was "deeply shocked" by Russia's targeted missile strikes: "We stand with Ukraine. Additional military support from the EU is on its way." (source)
  • The United States will soon be unable to provide Ukraine with certain types of ammunition that are essential to battle against Russia’s invasion, as supplies are being used up faster than they can be replaced. (source)

9 October 2022

  • The White House said on Sunday it would continue to arm Ukraine but declined direct comment on an explosion that damaged Russia's road-and-rail bridge to Crimea. (source)
  • Germany announced new deliveries of weapons to Ukraine, in particular IRIS-T air defense systems and 100 tanks from Greece and Slovakia, said German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht during a visit to Lithuania. (source)
  • Jaroslaw Nagy, Slovakia's Defence Minister announced the transfer of two Zuzana 2 self-propelled artillery units to Ukraine. (source)
  • Over the next few days, Spain will send 12 more heavy trucks to Ukraine. Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles said that starting from next month, more Ukrainian soldiers will arrive in the country for training. (source)

8 October 2022

  • French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that he will step up arms supplies to Ukraine in the wake of criticism that Paris wasn't doing enough to help the war effort. (source)

7 October 2022

  • Estonian Minister of Defense Hanno Pevkur announced the next military aid package for Ukraine. According to a Ministry of Defence, the package will include artillery shells, anti-tank ammunition, winter uniforms and personal protective equipment. (source)
  • EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell pushed the 27-nation bloc on Friday to earmark more money to pay for the military support of Ukraine. (source)

5 October 2022

  • European Parliament speaker Roberta Metsola told that the European Union should deliver tanks to Ukraine and speed up the procedure of having the country join the bloc. "The Ukrainians need weapons that they can fight with in order to regain their territory, and that means, for example, Leopard II tanks that several members states have." (source)
  • Ukraine will receive new upgraded T-72M battle tanks called T-72 Avenger from Czech Republic. (source)

4 October 2022

  • The Department of Defense (DoD) announced the authorization of a Presidential Drawdown of security assistance valued at up to $625 million. This package include: 4 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS); 16 155mm Howitzers; 16 105mm Howitzers; 200 MaxxPro Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicles and associated ammunition. (source)

3 October 2022

  • Arquus (France) will supply Ukraine with 20 Bastion armored vehicles. (source)

2 October 2022

  • Germany, Denmark and Norway will buy 16 Slovak Zuzana-2 howitzers for Ukraine with delivery to begin next year. (source)
  • The heads of nine European NATO members on Sunday issued a joint statement backing a path to membership for Ukraine in the U.S.-led security alliance, and calling on all 30 NATO nations to ramp up military aid for Kyiv. (source)

1 October 2022

  • France is preparing to supply Ukraine with a new series of Caesar guns, taken from an order originally intended for Denmark. This supply could relate to 6 to 12 howitzers (source)

30 September 2022

  • President Joe Biden announced that the United States "will continue to support Ukraine's efforts to regain control of its territory by strengthening its hand militarily and diplomatically". (source)
  • Minister of Defence Christine Lambrecht said during her visit to Odesa that Germany will deliver the first IRIS-T air defence system to Ukraine in the coming days. (source)

29 September 2022

  • Republicans so far have unsuccessfully pressed the Biden administration to use the leftover $2.1 billion in Ukraine military aid in time. The moves correspond with another Republican push to provide Ukraine with the long-range Army Tactical Missile System that Kyiv has asked for despite the Biden administration’s reluctance. (source)

28 September 2022

  • $1.1 billion security assistance package for Ukraine is announced on Sept. 28 by the U.S. Defense Department. The package include: 18 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) and associated ammunition, 150 Armored High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWVs), 150 Tactical Vehicles to tow weapons, 40 trucks and 80 trailers to transport heavy equipment, other military systems and supplies. (source)
  • The HIMARS artillery system in the US’s latest security assistance package for Ukraine will take a few years to be built (source)

27 September 2022

  • The United States will not start delivering sophisticated NASAMS air defenses to Ukraine for another two months or so (source)

26 September 2022

  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken said a conversation with Ukraine over the supply of U.S. weapons to aid the country’s war effort is “ongoing,” notably regarding a request from Kyiv for Army Tactical Missile Systems, or ATACMS (source)
  • The US Congress has approved $12.3bn in aid which includes $3bn for arms, supplies and salaries for Ukraine’s military. (source)

25 September 2022

  • Canada boosts capacity of key supply hub for weapons to Ukraine (source)
  • Swedish Foreign Affairs Minister Ann Lind announced that Sweden evaluates the possibility to provide Archer 155mm wheeled self-propelled howitzers, RBS70 man-portable air defense missile systems, and other military equipment to Ukraine. (source)

23 September 2022

  • Germany’s Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht stated that Putin's latest "initiatives" result in even greater support for Ukraine on the part of Europe, including through the supply of military equipment. (source)
  • Pope Francis said Ukraine had a right to defend itself from Russia's invasion, and lend support to other countries that are supplying Ukrainians with arms and war material. (source)

22 September 2022

  • Putin’s recent threat to use nuclear weapons will not staunch U.S. aid to Ukraine, the Pentagon’s top spokesperson said Thursday. (source)
  • Dutch Foreign Minister Wopke Hoekstra called on Wednesday for increased weapons supplies to Ukraine amid partial mobilization declared in Russia. "It is crucial to continue and up our support for Ukraine: more sanctions, more weapons, more aid." (source)

21 September 2022

  • German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said at the UN General Assembly that Germany will not accept a peace dictated by Russia and will continue supporting “Ukraine with all our might financially, economically, with humanitarian assistance and also with weapons” (source)
  • Ukraine has presented Canada with a new list of its military hardware needs. The request was contained in a letter received by Defence Minister Anita Anand from her Ukrainian counterpart, Oleksii Reznikov. (source)
  • Lawmakers in Bundestag are scheduled to debate German assistance for Ukraine. And there are indications that a majority is in favor of supplying the country with modern tanks. (source)

20 September 2022

  • Three German political scientists from the European Council on International Relations - Gustav Gressel, Rafael Loss and Jana Puglierin – said that the supply of battle tanks, in particular Leopards, to Ukraine would be an urgent need rather than an escalation, and such a German initiative would create trust and serve the security of Europe. (source)
  • Republican senators signaled tentative support for additional Ukraine aid that the Biden administration has requested following a classified briefing on Monday night. The Biden administration has asked for $12 billion in aid to Ukraine to be added to the continuing resolution that’s needed to keep the government open past September 30. GOP support for this is essential. (source)
  • Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko in a Tuesday meeting with France's ambassador to Moscow Pierre Levy warned Paris against the “unacceptable” delivery of weapons to Ukraine. (source)

19 September 2022

  • Senor Defence Official in the Department of Defense of the US: "Now we're seeing the Russians retaliating for Ukrainian gains, they're targeting critical and civilian infrastructure. So we here at the Department of Defense will continue -- we will continue to provide Ukraine with what they need for their current fight, when they need it." (source)
  • Prime Minister of Slovenia Robert Golob and German Chancellor Scholz agreed in a telephone conference to a joint action, so that the Ukrainian side will receive 28 Slovenian M-55S tanks. (source)
  • Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda called to step up military support to Kyiv in its fight against Russia’s aggression after new mass graves and new evidence of torture were found in liberated Ukrainian territories. (source)
  • The German government has decided to transfer four more Panzerhaubitze 2000 self-propelled artillery systems to Ukraine. (source)

18 September 2022

  • Germany’s Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht are not willing to supply Western-designed battle tanks to Ukraine, despite increasingly loud demands for them to do so. (source)

17 September 2022

  • After two moths of hesitation, the German federal government finally gave green light to the Ukraine for the purchasing of 18 howitzers RCH-155 weapon system worth 216 million euros from the Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) armaments group. However the shipment is expected not earlier than 2025. (source)
  • Spain sent Ukraine five transport planes with ammunition for large-caliber artillery systems (source)
  • Admiral Rob Bauer, the Chair of the NATO Military Committee, announced that the Alliance will increase supplies of modern weapons to Ukraine (source)

16 September 2022

  • The Biden administration announced it will send another $600 million in military aid to Ukraine. The new package will include only the same types of ammunition and equipment as before. (source)
  • Volodymyr Zelenskiy made an urgent appeal to allies to supply additional air- and missile-defense systems that he said are crucial to repelling Russia’s invasion and preventing further disruption to food and energy supplies. (source)

15 September 2022

  • German economy minister Robert Habeck vows to deliver more weapons to Ukraine (source)
  • Germany’s foreign minister is putting pressure on Chancellor Olaf Scholz to decide soon whether to supply Ukraine with advanced tanks as it seeks to reclaim more of its captured territory from Russia. (source)
  • A. J. Blinken statement 09/15/2022: $600 Million in Additional U.S. Military Assistance for Ukraine: Together with our Allies and partners, we are delivering the arms and equipment that Ukraine’s forces are utilizing so effectively as they continue their successful counter-offensive against Russia’s invasion. President Biden has been clear we will support the people of Ukraine for as long as it takes. (source)
  • According to German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht, Greece will soon send to Ukraine 40 infantry fighting vehicles -- Soviet-built BMP-1 IFVs -- on the completion of a deal in which Greece would receive 40 German infantry fighting vehicles -- Marder IFVs. (source)
  • Arvidas Anusauskas, Minister of National Defense of Lithuania, announced that Lithuania will repair Ukranian PzH 2000 (source)
  • Russia’s Foreign Ministry warned the U.S. against providing longer-range missiles to Ukraine. (source)

13 September 2022

  • Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba condemned "abstract fears and excuses" behind Germany's reluctance as he pushed for further arms supplies. (source)

12 September 2022

  • Lithuanian Defense Minister Arvydas Anusauskas says Lithuania will purchase 37 kamikaze drones to provide to Ukraine, using the money raised by the Legion of Boom campaign. (source)
  • Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles has pledged Australia will continue to back Ukraine as it resists Russian aggression. (source)
  • Lithianian Ministry of Defence announced that the shipment of 105 mm howitzers are on their way to Ukraine. The photo published by the Ministry shows a U.S.-made M101A1 howitzer. (source)

11 September 2022

  • "If Lambrecht (German Defense Minister) — quite correctly — concludes that our security is being defended in Ukraine, then it is also important that she and Chancellor Scholz credibly back this up with appropriate deliveries of armored vehicles to Ukraine," said Roderich Kiesewetter, a defense policy lawmaker from Germany's main opposition party, the center-right CDU. (source)

9 September 2022

  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken pledged lasting U.S. support for Ukraine during a visit to Kyiv. His visit signals ongoing U.S. backing for the war, as the Biden administration pledged an additional $675 million in U.S. military supplies for Ukraine.The administration will also provide $1 billion in military financing for Ukraine, Blinken said, along with a similar amount for neighboring nations and countries elsewhere in Europe to strengthen their defenses. (source)
  • The President of Ukraine and the General Director of the Baikar company discussed cooperation in the defense sector (source)
  • Ukraine purchased from France 155-mm towed TRF1 howitzers, which are no longer in service with the French army. (source)

8 September 2022

  • Norway sent 160 Hellfire missiles to Ukraine (source)
  • The new package of U.S. assistance to Ukraine valued at up to $675 million dollars includes HIMARS ammunition, 105 mm howitzers, artillery ammunition and HARM missiles, Humvees and armored ambulances, anti-tank systems and more (source)

7 September 2022

  • The Pentagon's goal is to deliver 100,000 of 155 mm artillery rounds in 90 days and 15,000 a month after that. (source)
  • According to the Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov, the citizens of Ukraine collected UAH 64 million for the purchase of the "army of drones". With these funds, 40 Warmate drones were purchased (source)

5 September 2022

  • European weapons stocks are running low, Josep Borrell warned (source)

2 September 2022

  • U.S. President Joe Biden will request $11.7 billion in emergency funding from Congress to provide lethal aid and budget support to Ukraine (source)

1 September 2022

  • The Danish Foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod stressed that Denmark would continue to support Ukraine both in the military sphere and in reconstruction. In particular, a new aid package is being prepared. (source)
  • Sweden will consider providing Ukraine with self-propelled artillery systems Archer, as well as short-range anti-aircraft missile systems RBS 70 to repel Russian aggression. This said Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom Ann Linde . (source)

30 August 2022

  • EU defence ministers voiced support for the start of work on setting up an EU military training mission for Ukrainian forces that would complement current efforts by individual EU countries (source)

29 August 2022

  • Olaf Scholz promised that Germany would send Ukraine state-of-the-art weapons, such as air defence and radar systems and reconnaissance drones, in the coming weeks and months. (source)
  • The foreign minister of Germany Annalena Baerbock said that Germany will continue to support Ukraine in the war against Russia. Baerbok explained the slow pace of military equipment for Ukrainian soldiers to the difficulties of production (source)

27 August 2022

  • The UK is giving underwater drones to Ukraine and training Ukrainian personnel in Britain to use them to clear their coastline of mines (source)
  • After a direct question, whether the US will supply aircraft, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Colin Kahl, answers that the US will not. But this doesn’t mean that there are no other options. (source)

25 August 2022

  • Norway and Great Britain are jointly providing Ukraine with "Black Hornet" military micro-drones that can be used to spy on Russian forces due to their minute size. (source)
  • The Ministry of Defense of Canada allocated two C-130 aircraft (Lockheed Martin C-130J) for transporting weapons to Ukraine. (source)

24 August 2022

  • British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised a further package of military support to Ukraine. The 54 million pound ($63.5 million) package will include 2,000 drones and loitering munitions. (source)
  • On August 24, the Department of Defense (DoD) announced approximately $3 billion in additional security assistance for Ukraine under the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative (USAI). (source)

23 August 2022

  • Lithuania will send two rotations of instructors to the United Kingdom to train Ukrainian troops there, Lithuanian Defence Minister Arvydas Anušauskas said on Tuesday. (source)
  • Slovakia will deliver 30 tracked BVP-1 armored infantry fighting vehicles to Ukraine. (source)
  • Chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Tuesday that Germany planned to deliver further arms to Ukraine, worth more than 500 million euros ($498.55 million) (source)

22 August 2022

  • Rumors are swirling around Washington that the United States has provided Ukraine with more weapons than the administration has announced publicly. (source)

21 August 2022

  • Australia will provide Ukraine with 300 DefendTex D40 kamikaze drones (source)
  • The Ukrainian servicemen received Bulgarian 60-mm M60CMA mortars. (source)
  • Lithuanian Defense Minister Arvydas Anusauskas said that Vilnius is preparing new deliveries of military aid to Ukraine. Anusauskas mentioned that another ten M113 armored vehicles would be handed over to Kyiv. (source)
  • Sweden will break its doctrine of not sending arms to countries engaged in an active conflict, the country's prime minister announced Sunday. “Sweden is now proposing direct support for Ukraine's armed forces." (source)

19 August 2022

  • The Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken announced military suport to Ukraine in amount of $775 mln. This includes arms, munitions and military equipment. (source)
  • For the first time, the U.S. is sending 15 ScanEagle surveillance drones to help the Ukrainians spot and correct the precision artillery and rocket strikes. (source)

18 August 2022

  • Jaroslav Nad', Slovakia's defence minister has stated that the Government of Slovakia will not stop providing military support to Ukraine despite all Russia’s efforts to influence public opinion in his country on this matter (source)
  • “We support Ukraine with the weapons we supply so that Ukraine can protect its territorial integrity and sovereignty” said Germany’s Chancellor Olaf Scholz. He was answering a question on whether the Armed Forces of Ukraine can use weapons provided by Germany and Sweden to return Crimea. (source)
  • The Latvian Ministry of Defence has confirmed the delivery of six self-propelled M109 howitzers and ammunition to Ukrainian forces (source)

17 August 2022

  • Nineteen retired US generals and former officials have called on the Biden administration to step up the pace of arms supplies to Ukraine or run the risk of “unintentionally seizing defeat from the jaws of victory”. They said that the US was providing enough weaponry to ensure a stalemate but not sufficient to help Ukraine recapture territory seized by Russia. The former officers, diplomats and other officials argue that failure to defeat Vladimir Putin in Ukraine increases the danger of a confrontation with Moscow later “on less favourable grounds”. (source)

15 August 2022

  • Ukraine has received the first four of a total of eight Slovak-made Zuzana 2 howitzers. (source)
  • Latvia transferred two Mi-17 and two Mi-2 helicopters to Ukraine (source)

12 August 2022

  • Sweden admits the possibility that it could produce weapons for the needs of Ukraine. This was announced by Swedish Minister of Defense Pēters Hultqvist at the conference of Western countries in Copenhagen (source)
  • Estonia must continue to help Ukraine and a new comprehensive military support package is being discussed, said Estonian Minister of Defense Hanno Pevkur after a meeting of 24 countries in Copenhagen (source)

11 August 2022

  • Britain and Denmark will provide more financial and military aid to Ukraine. The announcement came after defence ministers meeting in Copenhagen. (source)

10 August 2022

  • The Armed Forces of Ukraine have received 50 new Kirpi armored vehicles from Turkey. Another batch of 150 units is expected to be delivered soon. (source)
  • Germany has supplied four more Gepard anti-aircraft armoured fighting vehicles to the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Ukraine as a whole has received 12 Gepard anti-aircraft armoured fighting vehicles from Germany. Some 49,000 shells for Gepard, and three armoured recovery vehicles have been supplied over the past few days (source)
  • Ben Wallace, the British Defence Secretary, confirmed on Wednesday that London would give Ukraine three additional multiple-launch rocket systems in addition to the three already in Kyiv, as well as a "significant" number of rockets for them. (source)

9 August 2022

  • The Finnish Defence Forces will send about 20 service members to Britain to assist in training volunteer members of the Ukrainian Armed Forces (source)
  • The Biden administration will provide $89 million to help Kyiv clear land mines that now litter huge swaths of Ukraine (source)
  • As the war in Ukraine continues with no end in sight, concerns are mounting in Washington—in both Democratic and Republican circles—that the Biden administration is holding back from supplying Ukraine with certain weapons that could give the invaded country a clear edge against Russia. (source)
  • Biden administration declared in separate announcements that it would provide $5.5 billion more in combined foreign aid and military weaponry to the wartorn nation of Ukraine as it continues to fight Russia’s invasion. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced on Monday that it would send another $4.5 billion worth of taxpayers’ money to the Eastern European country in order to help the Ukrainian government function and provide social services for its people. (source)
  • The latest $1 billion package of U.S. military assistance to Ukraine includes an undisclosed number of “GMLRS,” precision-guided missiles with a 40-mile range that are fired from HIMARS mobile launchers, along with 75,000 rounds of 155 mm artillery ammunition; 20 120 mm mortar systems with 20,000 rounds of ammunition; 1,000 more Javelin anti-armor missiles; and significantly, anti-radar missiles that can be fired from Ukrainian fighter jets and are capable on homing in on Russian anti-aircraft radars, blinding air defense systems. The Pentagon is promising a “steady stream” of the GPS-guided GMLRS missiles but no more HIMARS launchers (source)

7 August 2022

  • Under Secretary of Defense Colin Kahl: "In recent packages for Ukraine we've included a number of anti-radiation missiles that can be fired off Ukrainian aircraft. " (source)

6 August 2022

  • The Swedish Defense Ministry announced Sunday that beginning August 12, it will send up to 120 instructors to the UK to conduct basic military training for Ukrainian citizens (source)

5 August 2022

  • The Biden administration's next security assistance package for Ukraine is expected to be $1 billion, one of the largest so far, and include munitions for long-range weapons and armored medical transport vehicles, three sources briefed on the matter told Reuters on Friday. (source)

4 August 2022

  • Russia is working to fake evidence to claim Western rockets destroyed a jail housing Ukrainian prisoners of war, Washington warned yesterday. US intelligence officials say Russia wants it to appear that Ukrainian forces were responsible for the July 29 attack on Olenivka prison that left 53 dead. (source)
  • Defence Ministry of North Makedonia neither confirms nor denies media reports that the country has donated its four Sukhoi Su-25 ground attack jets to Ukraine. (source)
  • Canada is resuming Operation Unifier - up to 225 Canadian troops have been sent to the UK to train the Ukrainian military. (source)

2 August 2022

  • Minister of Defense of Spain, Margarita Robles, announced that the government cannot send its Leopard 2A4 tanks to Ukraine (source)

1 August 2022

  • Britain will hand over several warships from its fleet to Ukraine in near future - Ambassador Prystayko (source)
  • MLRS MARS II missiles arrived from Germany to Ukraine's front (source)
  • US officials announced another $550 million in military aid will be sent to Ukraine, including 75,000 rounds of 155mm artillery ammunition and additional ammunition for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS). (source)

30 July 2022

  • Western arms supplies to Ukraine only dragging out conflict, Lavrov tells Blinken (source)
  • John Kirby, the National Security Council Coordinator for Strategic Communications, announced new military package. “I fully expect that and I think you're going to see another one [military aid package] relatively soon,” Kirby said. The White House representative said he would not specify any dates now, however, according to him, another statement on the security assistance support for Ukraine would be announced 'very soon.' (source)
  • US already procuring NASAMS air defense systems for Ukraine, says Pentagon, but delivery date unknown. The U.S. Department of Defense said the allocation of the military aid to Ukraine, the 14th package worth $820 million, would include NASAMS air defense systems. (source)

29 July 2022

  • The Defense Ministry of Macedonia confirmed on July 28 that a column of Macedonian tanks was heading towards Ukraine. (source)
  • Germany's Federal Minister of Defense Christine Lambrecht announced the decision to deliver a package of 16 BIBER armored bridge-laying vehicles to Ukraine, with the first shipment of six vehicles to begin in the fall. The other ten will follow in 2023. (source)
  • Norway has donated 14 armored patrol vehicles to Ukraine (source)

28 July 2022

  • Chancellor Scholz is under constant pressure from the opposition because of the failure to fulfill his promise to supply heavy weapons to Ukraine. Poland directly accused Germany of disrupting supplies. (source)
  • In the coming days, the Government of Slovenia will discuss a new package of security assistance to Ukraine. (source)
  • Both Democrats and Republicans raised the issue of transferring ATACMS long-range ballistic missiles to Ukraine again. (source)
  • Bulgaria Supplies Shells For Ukraine’s 100mm MT-12 Rapira Anti-Tank Guns (source)

27 July 2022

  • Slovakia might donate its MiG-29 fighter jets to Ukraine, defence minister says (source)
  • Republican lawmakers are worried that Indiana Representative Victoria Spartz might be taking it one step too far when it comes to her criticism of the situation in her native Ukraine. Her criticism is aimed at what she sees as a lack of effort in using American aid to fight invading Russian forces. (source)
  • Germany has approved sales of 100 self-propelled artillery systems PzH 2000 (source)
  • A little-known group at U.S. European Command in Germany fills Ukraine’s battlefield requests with donations from more than 40 countries. (source)
  • 11 tanks were seized from residents of the Poltava region (source)
  • Azerbaijan had secretly supplied Ukraine with dozens of precision-guided bombs, documents leaked by the Iraqi Sabereen News Telegram channel on July 27 revealed. (source)

26 July 2022

  • The longer the Biden administration continues delaying and stinting its support for Ukraine without enabling Kyiv to halt and reverse Russia’s invasion, the more precarious both Ukraine’s and Taiwan’s positions become. (source)
  • Slovakia is edging closer to a decision on the delivery of its fleet of MiG-29 fighter jets to Ukraine, but no deal has been finalised yet (source)
  • Some Republicans say President Joe Biden is doing too much to help Ukraine, sending massive amounts of money and weapons with no plan for how the war ends while ignoring trouble back home. Others in the Trump wing of the party, however, argued this week that Biden is acting too slowly. He is giving the Ukrainian troops just enough to prolong the conflict and prevent defeat, they say, when he should be sending even more weapons to score a decisive victory over Russia. (source)
  • On Monday, Ukraine received its first Gepard anti-aircraft tanks from Germany. “Today, the first three Gepards officially arrived,” Defence Minister Olexiy Resnikov announced on Ukrainian television. In addition, he said, tens of thousands of rounds of ammunition had also been handed over. A total of 15 Gepards were expected to arrive, Resnikov added. (source)

25 July 2022

  • Польские боевые танки PT-91 Twardy прибыли в Украину, подтвердил глава Офиса Президента Украины. (source)
  • The Defense Department has announced another package of security assistance for Ukraine, which will include additional High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems, ammunition and a substantial number of Phoenix Ghost unmanned aerial systems (source)

24 July 2022

  • U.S. Ambassador To Ukraine Says Washington Will Support Kyiv 'For As Long As It Takes' (source)

21 July 2022

  • Ben Wallace (UK secretary of defence) reveals latest British military support for Ukraine, including plans to send 50,000 artillery shells and hundreds more anti-tank weapons in the coming weeks. (source)

20 July 2022

  • Western countries could provide the Ukrainian air force with jets and pilot training, the U.S. Air Force’s chief of staff said, but military officials say no firm decisions have been made yet (source)

18 July 2022

  • U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska), and four other senators sent a letter to Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark Milley, asking them to immediately expedite shipments of military equipment to Ukraine as appropriated by Congress under the Additional Ukraine Supplemental Appropriations Act. Passed on May 19, Equipment recommended for immediate delivery includes medium- and long-range air defense systems, 155 mm howitzers, High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS), armored personnel carriers, larger and more capable unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), and Mi-17 helicopters. The senators also urged the defense leaders to consider recommending the inclusion of fourth-generation fighter aircraft, along with funding for the necessary flight training in future military aid packages (source)

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