Spain to send two more Hawk air defense systems to Ukraine

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Spain will send two more Hawk air defense systems to Ukraine

Ukraine has four such installations, said Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles.

Spain has decided to provide Ukraine with additional Hawk anti-aircraft installations for the needs of air defense. This was stated by Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles during a meeting with the Ukrainian military, infodefensa.com reports.

“Two more launchers will be sent precisely because we were asked to do so by NATO, to help Ukraine,” – said Margarita Robles.

Four such installations were previously delivered to Ukraine: the Spanish government announced in early November that it had sent Hawk and Aspide air defense systems to Ukraine.

“We are firmly committed to Ukraine , because we understand that it is exercising its legitimate right to defense, becoming a victim of an invasion and a brutal war,” said Margarita Robles.

In addition, it is reported that from next week, 64 Ukrainian military will be trained in Toledo, another 21 Ukrainian servicemen are learning to use 105mm howitzers this week in Almeria in the southeast of the country.

Recall that the President of Ukraine recently met with the Spanish Foreign Minister.

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