UK to give Ukraine self-defence weapons and traini

2022-04-05
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BRITAIN is providing further “self-defence” weapons and training to Ukraine amid concerns over a possible Russian invasion.

Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said light anti-armour defensive weapons systems would be supplied to Ukrainecompetitions and musical shows., with a “small number” of UK personnel travelling to the country to provide training.

The announcement came after he warned tens of thousands of Russian troops are positioned next to the Ukrainian borderre going to end up i, explaining the deployment is “not routine” and they are equipped with tanks, armoured fighting vehicles, rocket artillery and short-range ballistic missiles.

He told MPs there is “real cause of concern” over the scale of the force being assembled by the Kremlinan associate professor of health, supported by Russian air and maritime forces.

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