Kiev received the American counterbattery radars

Киев получил американские контрбатарейные радары

Poroshenko personally went to Boryspil to meet us radar

Poroshenko is waiting for US another half a billion to strengthen the defense and security.

USA gave Ukraine 4 counterbattery radar systems AN/TPQ-36 and 10 systems AN/TPQ-49. The ceremony took place at the international airport “Borispol” with the participation of President Petro Poroshenko and US Ambassador in Kiev Jeffrey Pyatt, reports Interfax-Ukraine.

“This is the most modern counterbattery station, whose name is already very well learned in the Ukrainian troops”, – said Poroshenko.

According to him, the stations will help Ukrainian soldiers to “see every shot of Russian-terrorist troops”.

The Ukrainian President said he expects the American side releases an additional $500 million on the sector of security and defense.

“The allocation of this aid sent to $335 million from the United States. This step is important in the context of the continuing consideration in Congress of a draft law on additional allocation of us $500 million US. We sincerely look forward to further strengthening our cooperation”, – said the President.

Poroshenko said that during the NATO summit in Warsaw approved a package of assistance to Ukraine in the sector of security and defense.

“Special participation of our country in the NATO summit this year will be that Ukraine will be the only government partner of the Alliance, which in its framework will host a special session at the highest level – of the Commission Ukraine-NATO. This is evidenced by the high attention of the countries of the Alliance, and the support of faithful allies of our state in difficult conditions, and disposition to further strengthen the special partnership, which is Ukraine and NATO,” he said, adding that the results of the summit “we will agree on a comprehensive package of care – a document aimed at strengthening the defense of our country with the help of a powerful security structures”.

“This package will allow us to consolidate existing lines of NATO’s support and help us to establish more effective, efficient defence and security, which will also be reformed according to the schedule approved in the strategic defense Bulletin” – said Poroshenko.

As reported Корреспондент.neton the eve of the NATO summit in Warsaw will arrive in Ukraine with U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry.

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