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Finland gives green light for 18th batch of military support to Ukraine, valued at €94 million

25 August, 2023 Friday
15:56

This decision, approved by the country's president upon government request, marks another instance of Finland's commitment to aiding Ukraine with military equipment

The Finnish government's official website confirms this update

The aid package, with an approximate value of €94 million, encompasses significant resources such as heavy weaponry and ammunition. This assistance adds to the comprehensive support Finland has provided to Ukraine, which has now reached around €1.3 billion in total.

Finnish Defense Minister Antti Kaikkonen underscored the unwavering dedication of Finland and its allies to stand by Ukraine's side. With Russia's aggression against Ukraine a central concern, ensuring security remains paramount in shaping the future security landscape of Europe and Finland.

Given security considerations, specific details regarding the package's contents, delivery methods, and timelines are not disclosed. The Finnish government does emphasize that Ukraine's requirements and the capabilities of its Armed Forces were key factors in determining this supplementary aid.


 
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