This was reported by the above-mentioned publication, reports URA-Inform.
It is noted that, first of all, we are talking about missiles for the «Patriot» to Ukraine. The reason is that there is uncertainty in the decision of Congress regarding funding for Ukraine.
White House and Pentagon officials have warned that the United States could soon find itself in a situation where the supply of missiles to the «Patriot» ;, the cost of which is estimated to range from 2 to 4 million dollars per unit, will be impossible.
Since the outbreak of hostilities in February 2022, Russia has sent more than 3,800 unmanned aerial vehicles and 7,400 missiles to Ukrainian cities. At the same time, according to the Ukrainian military, Ukraine became an object for testing various air defense systems.
The only «Patriot» designed to counter ballistic missiles, and since the «first Patriot battery» entered into hostilities, they significantly influenced the course of the struggle for control of airspace.
However, due to the uncertainty in the approval of the aid budget to Ukraine, the frequency of deliveries of these important components may be noticeably delayed.
Let us remind you who is involved in the Russian invasion of Ukraine: an Azov officer named the culprits.