EU to rush ammunition to Ukraine from *European Peace Facility*


Defense Post
March 1, 2023

EU Eyes Extra 1B Euros on Ammunition for Ukraine

The EU is looking to allocate an additional one billion euros for urgently needed ammunition for Ukraine as Kyiv burns through vast numbers of shells….

Ukraine’s Western backers are scrambling to ramp up supplies of 155-millimeter shells….

European officials estimate that Ukrainian forces are using up to 7,000 shells per day….

In a bid to speed up ammunition to Ukraine, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell is proposing using an additional one billion euros ($1.07 billion) in joint funds to get member states to dig into their stockpiles.

The money would come from the bloc’s European Peace Facility, which has already dedicated 3.6 billion euros towards arming Ukraine since the start of the invasion last February, the document circulated to EU states said.

The proposal will be discussed by EU defense ministers at a meeting on…

View original post 85 more words

Author: thefreeonline

The Free is a book and a blog. Download free E/book ...”the most detailed fictional treatment of the movement from a world recognizably like our own to an anarchist society that I have read...

One thought on “EU to rush ammunition to Ukraine from *European Peace Facility*”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: