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Denmark told when Ukraine will receive the first Leopard 1 tanks

The first Leopard 1 tanks from the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany will arrive in Ukraine in early May.

Such terms were called by the Acting Minister of Defense of Denmark Troels Lund Poulsen.

“I went there and saw that the work on preparing the Leopard 1 tanks for Ukraine is progressing, and we will be able to send them as quickly as possible,” Poulsen said after visiting the German FFG company, where these tanks are being repaired for subsequent transfer to the Armed Forces. 

It is assumed that 80 tanks will be transferred to Ukraine within the framework of this program. Spare parts and ammunition will also be supplied.

Earlier, the head of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov told how many battalions of Leopard 1 and Leopard 2 tanks will be in Ukraine .

Strana also wrote how the German government confirmed permission to transfer 178 Leopard 1A5 tanks to Ukraine .

The war in Ukraine has been going on for 381 days. We follow the news on March 11 in our online .

Earlier we summed up the 380th day of the war . Ukraine continues to experience the consequences of missile strikes. Published footage indicates that the Wagner likely captured the village of Dubovo-Vasilyevka northwest of Bakhmut, which could be used to encircle the Ukrainian Armed Forces more broadly. Mykhailo Podolyak said that Ukraine’s counteroffensive would take place in two months. And in Kyiv, on the Maidan, they said goodbye to one of the leaders of the Right Sector, Dmitry Kotsyubaylo (call sign Da Vinci), on a large scale

Source: strana