Lithuania will give Ukraine ammunition for Bayraktar – money was collected for them by the whole country

Lithuania will give Ukraine ammunition for Bayraktar - money was collected for them by the whole country

Ukraine will receive additional ammunition for Bayraktar drones, which will be purchased with the money raised by the residents of Lithuania . This was announced on Twitter by the Minister of Defense of Lithuania Arvydas Anusauskas.

– We agreed on arming the Lithuanian-Ukrainian drone Bayraktar Vanagas. The ammunition will arrive on time! We also thank the companies for additionally provided ammunition, – Anusauskas wrote.

The Lithuanian minister did not specify what kind of ammunition and the amount of weapons, but published a photo. According to media reports, the photo shows MAM-L ammunition. The weight of this ammunition is 22 kg, of which – 10 kg falls on the warhead. The cost of MAM-L ranges from 60 to 100 thousand dollars.

At the end of May, the people of Lithuania raised 5 million euros to buy Bayraktar for the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Later it became known that Turkey would donate a drone to Lithuania, which would be given to Ukraine. As a result, the Lithuanian side decided to spend the collected funds on ammunition for our country, and transfer the rest to support Ukraine.

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