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The Netherlands will help purchase 800,000 shells for Ukraine

Mar 1, 2024

The Dutch government is allocating a new military aid package to Ukraine and will also finance the purchase of artillery shells found by the Czech Republic.

This was announced on March 1 by the Dutch Ministry of Defense, Yevropeiska Pravda reports.

According to the report, the Netherlands will provide Ukraine with 14 rigid-hulled inflatable boats (RHIBs), eight paramilitary river patrol boats, and CB90 combat boats.


They are also allocating 250 million euros for a Czech initiative to order 800,000 artillery shells for Ukraine "as soon as possible."

The Dutch Ministry of Defense reminded that as of the beginning of December 2023, they had supplied Ukraine with various types of ammunition, radar systems, and certain types of weapons, such as rifles and machine guns.

Author - Olena Madiak, 01/03/2024

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