Washington Post: The United States has increased arms supplies to Ukraine by sea

American weapons to Ukraine. Archive photo

USA increase the supply Ukraine with weapons and ammunition by sea, writes the Washington Post,”the Pentagon has expanded the use sea shipment for the delivery of weapons to Ukraine”, – stated in the message.

Previously to accelerate weapons delivered mostly through the air. The sea route, the U.S. began to use spring to send artillery and heavy weapons, as this makes it easier to transfer ammunition, according to the publication with reference to the representative of the Pentagon. Ukraine thus, as noted in the article, can accumulate a larger Arsenal.

Specific ways the Pentagon did not disclose, noting that some weapons comes straight from the American continent, and the other is sent to resupply the United States in Europe, which were sent to Ukraine.

Russia from 24 February to conduct military operation on denazification and demilitarization of Ukraine. Vladimir Putin called it the task of “protecting people, who for eight years harassed, genocide by the Kiev regime”. According to the President, the ultimate aim is the liberation of Donbass and the creation of conditions that guarantee the security of Russia itself.

Against this background, the US and its NATO allies have continued to pump arms Ukraine. President Joe Biden signed into law the lend-lease military assistance to Kiev allocated tens of billions of dollars. Moscow, for its part, has repeatedly said that the supply Western arms only prolong the conflict, and the transport of weapons becomes a legitimate target for the Russian army.