According to the U.S. president, the “new means” that Washington will supply to Kyiv include helicopters, armored personnel carriers and artillery.

The U.S. President Joe Biden informed his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskiy about Washington’s decision to provide military assistance to Kyiv for another $ 800 million, including helicopters, armored personnel carriers and artillery. This was reported by the White House press service following a telephone conversation between the American and Ukrainian leaders on Wednesday.

She issued a written statement on Biden’s behalf about the content of the conversation.

“I have just had a conversation with President Zelenskiy and informed him that my administration has authorized the allocation of an additional $800 million in weapons, ammunition and other security assistance to Ukraine,” the document says. It clarifies that the “new means” that the United States will supply to Ukraine include “artillery systems, artillery shells and armored personnel carriers.” “In addition, I have approved the transfer of additional helicopters,” the statement says.