Biden announces new $800 million military package for Ukraine

Economy

Published: 2022-04-21 20:00

Last Updated: 2023-02-07 07:22


Credit: AFP
Credit: AFP

US President Joe Biden announced Thursday a new package of $800 million in military aid for Ukraine, saying it would help Kyiv's forces in the fight against Russians forces in the Donbas region, AFP reported.

"This package includes heavy artillery weapons, dozens of howitzers, and 144,000 rounds of ammunition to go with those howitzers. It also includes more tactical drones," Biden said.