January 7, 2023, 12:59 pm – Public News Service – OSN

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense USA in Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia Laura Cooper spoke about the situation with the supply of tanks Abrams armies APU. It is reported by “Lenta.ru”.

Laura Cooper says Abrams are too complex to operate for delivery Ukraine. These tanks consume a lot of fuel and are quite difficult to maintain, she explained.

The Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense also noted that the United States, in partnership with the Netherlands, is engaged in the re-equipment of T-72 tanks in connection with the indicated difficulty in operating Abrams tanks, previously declared as military assistance to Ukraine.

Laura Cooper said the US is looking at “every option as far as tanks are concerned,” the source said.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that the President of the United States Joe Biden at a meeting with members of the government, he could not immediately remember what kind of weapon the White House promised the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky put the armies of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. More about it read in material.