TW Newsdesk, Aug 2: The US has announced an additional $550 million for military aid to Ukraine. The new package will be including more ammunition for the High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS).
75,000 rounds of 155mm artillery ammunition will be sent as well, US Defence Department said. “We remain committed to providing Ukraine with the capabilities they need to defend their homeland,” US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin said.
In total, the United States has committed approximately $8.8 billion in security assistance to Ukraine since the beginning of the Biden Administration. Since 2014, the United States has committed over $10 billion in security assistance to Ukraine.