By The Financial District
U.S. Shipping Abrams Tanks To Ukraine; Germany Follows Suit
Updated: Jan 31
The US Department of Defense has confirmed that the Biden administration is considering the shipment of at least 30 Abrams M1 tanks to Ukraine, but will not make any statements on this issue at this time, Pentagon spokesman Brig. Gen. Pat Ryder said, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.
Photo Insert: With the lead taken by the US and Germany on supplying main battle tanks to Ukraine, many European countries also stop dithering and share hundreds of Leopard 2 tanks to enable Ukraine to defeat the Russian invasion.
German newspaper Der Spiegel also reported that Berlin has relented and is poised to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine.
Germany has also declared that it would grant the request of Poland to ship Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine. The Netherlands is also providing Ukraine with at least 18 Leopard 2 tanks, Ukraine Daily reported.
With the lead taken by the US and Germany on supplying main battle tanks to Ukraine, many European countries also stop dithering and share hundreds of Leopard 2 tanks to enable Ukraine to defeat the Russian invasion.
At least 2,000 Leopard 2 tanks in European armies.
Earlier, France said it may also send Leclerc main battle tanks to Ukraine in addition to French light tanks that are seeing action in the 1,000-kilometer battle front in the Donbas and the Kherson region, Kyiv Independent reported.
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