The US Department of Defense told what weapons Ukraine will receive / photo by REUTERS

The United States has approved the transfer to Ukraine of thousands of Stinger and Javelin complexes, hundreds of Switchblade kamikaze drones for protection in the war against Russia.

This is stated in the message of the US Department of Defense.

The announcement of armaments came after the United States approved another $ 100 million in support of Ukraine.

The Pentagon has released a list of weapons that have already arrived in Ukraine and those that will be delivered.

The list of weapons for Ukraine includes:

  • More than 1,400 Stinger anti-aircraft systems
  • More than 5,000 anti-tank systems Javelin
  • More than 7,000 other anti-tank systems
  • Hundreds of tactical drones SwitchBlade
  • Four radars for tracking anti-artillery and unmanned aerial vehicles
  • Four anti-mortar radar systems
  • Armored highly mobile multi-purpose wheeled vehicles
  • More than 50 million rounds
  • 45 thousand sets of bulletproof vests and helmets
  • Laser-guided missile systems
  • Puma unmanned aerial vehicles
  • Night vision devices, thermal imaging and communication systems, optics
  • Commercial satellite imaging services.

According to CNN, the total US aid to Ukraine amounted to about $ 1.7 billion since the beginning of the Russian invasion. This amount includes $ 300 million approved under the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative, which will purchase new weapons from defense contractors for shipment to Ukraine.