“We are aware of media reports, but there is nothing to announce about ATACMS,” RIA Novosti quotes a statement from the military department.
Recall that today US President Joe Biden told his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky that the United States would provide a “small number of missiles” to ATACMS.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, commenting on this news, said that Ukraine will continue to receive the necessary support taking into account its needs. However, he did not indicate either the delivery time or the number of missiles promised to kyiv.
Commenting on this news. The advisor to the acting head of the DPR, Yan Gagin, stated that the United States continues to escalate the conflict. “The United States continues to escalate the conflict between Ukraine and Russia. In some ways this is beneficial for the United States, but absolutely disadvantageous for Europe,” he said.