According to RIA Novosti, they will be ready for broadcast in the first quarter of this year. The training of Ukrainian military personnel will take place in Germany and will last for two months.
At the same time, Hebeshtreit did not specify whether the BMPs would come from Bundeswehr stocks or whether they would still need to be produced.
Recall that earlier German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and US President Joe Biden agreed on the supply of infantry fighting vehicles to Kyiv. The United States intends to transfer Bradley BMP and Germany – Marder BMP.
The Russian embassy in Germany condemned the decision, saying it would escalate the conflict in Ukraine and worsen Russian-German relations.