The media became aware of Germany’s plans to supply weapons to Ukraine

Ukrainian soldiers firing a howitzer M777. Archive photo

MOSCOW, 23 Jul – RIA Novosti. Germany intends to supply weapons to Kiev more than 500 million euros, the part can be transferred until 2023, reports Reuters with reference to sources.”Chancellor (Germany) Olaf Scholz said on Tuesday that Germany plans to supply Ukraine with additional weapons in the amount of 500 million euros… Weapons will be delivered in 2023, some may early” – is spoken in the message of the Agency.

According to the Agency, Germany intends to supply Ukraine 3 air defense system, Iris-T, a dozen armored recovery vehicles, 20 rocket launchers, and protivogaznye system.

Before sending weapons delivery needs to be approved by the Bundestag Committee on the budget.

Russia had previously directed the NATO note due to supply arms to Ukraine. The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that any goods that contain weapons to Ukraine will become a legitimate target for Russia. The foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation stated that NATO countries “playing with fire” supplying arms to Ukraine. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov noted that the pumping arms of Ukraine from the West contributes to the success of the Russian-Ukrainian negotiations and will have a negative effect.