The USA will transfer eight NASAMS air defense systems to Ukraine. This was reported in the Pentagon, - Censor.NET informs.
It is noted that two systems will be deployed in Ukraine in the near future. Six more will be provided later.
"The USA has donated eight NASAMS and related munitions, two of these systems will be in Ukraine soon, and six more will be provided later. We have also pledged to provide drone countermeasures, including the VAMPIRE system", - the Pentagon official said.
At the same time, it is noted that Ukraine will also receive air defense systems from other countries.
"Germany agreed to provide four IRIS-T systems. They were very well used in Ukraine. Spain responded to the call to provide the HAWK air defense system. A number of countries also transferred ammunition to NASAMS", - the U.S. Department of Defense added.