Ukraine has received the first batch of Abrams tanks from its partners.

This information was confirmed by the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky.

“Good news from Minister Umierov. The ‘Abrams’ are already in Ukraine and are getting ready to strengthen our brigades. Grateful to our allies for fulfilling agreements! We are looking for new contracts, expanding the geography of supplies”, he emphasized.

Earlier, The New York Times reported, citing U.S. officials in the defense sector, that the first batch of American-made Abrams tanks arrived in Ukraine on Saturday, September 23rd.

The exact number of tanks delivered at this point is unknown.

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