Britain handed over three Sea King helicopters to Ukraine for the first time

In addition, Ukraine will receive 10,000 artillery shells.

Great Britain handed Ukraine three Sea King rotorcraft and 10,000 artillery shells.

As British Defense Minister Ben Wallace said during a speech in Oslo, the first of three Sea King rotorcraft has already arrived in Ukraine, reports air force. Over the past six weeks, Ukrainian crews have been training in Britain to fly and maintain these search and rescue helicopters.

Wallace added that Ukraine will also receive 10,000 artillery shells to defend the newly liberated territories.

The head of the British Ministry of Defense emphasized that support for Ukraine will remain unwavering.

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A new aid package from Britain

On November 19, Prime Minister of Great Britain Rishi Sunak visited Kyiv. This is his first visit as prime minister. He had a meeting with the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyi.

Sunak said that Britain will provide Ukraine with 120 special anti-aircraft guns and radar stations. It will also help with winter equipment for the Ukrainian military and provide humanitarian aid.

In addition, Sunak assured that Great Britain will continue and expand training programs for Ukrainian military, medics and engineers.

The head of the OP Andriy Yermak said that the cost of the new package of military aid to Ukraine from Great Britain is 50 million pounds. In addition to 125 anti-aircraft guns and technologies for countering Iranian air defense systems, the aid package will include dozens of radars and means of radio-electronic warfare against drones.

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