On October 14, essential weapons were returned to Ukraine — Panzerhaubitze 2000 howitzers. This equipment was supplied to Ukraine from Germany as part of military assistance in repelling Russian attacks. After the howitzers were damaged on the battlefield, Lithuania accepted the equipment for repairs. Today they returned home — to Ukraine.
"PzH2000 repaired in Lithuania are being returned to the battlefield in Ukraine. Good luck!!" Lithuanian minister of defence Arvydas Anušauskas.
Also, today, Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Gitanas Nauseda had a telephone conversation. Issues of defence of Ukraine and Euro-Atlantic integration were discussed. The president of Lithuania also congratulated Ukraine on Defenders and Defendresses Day.
"I stay in touch with our friend, the president of Lithuania Gitanas NauseWe'vee’ve talked about the situation on the battlefieUkraine'sne's defence needs and further Euro-Atlantic integration. Grateful for congratulations on the Day of Defenders of Ukra"ne," Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
We remind you that Great Britain and France announced their intention to transfer hundreds of missiles for howitzers to Ukraine.