A Javelin missile fired during a live-fire training exercise in Fort Carson, Colorado, on Saturday. The US military has sent almost a third of its Javelin missile supply to Ukraine. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
A Javelin missile fired during a live-fire training exercise in Fort Carson, Colorado, on Saturday. The US military has sent almost a third of its Javelin missile supply to Ukraine. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
Ukraine war

Ukraine war: White House ties missiles used by Kyiv to its China competition bill

  • Press secretary Jen Psaki frames legislation to subsidise domestic silicon chip manufacturing as needed to produce Javelin missiles like those sold to Kyiv
  • The original Congressional bills for US$52 billion in support of domestic tech manufacturers said the allocation was necessary to stay competitive with China

A Javelin missile fired during a live-fire training exercise in Fort Carson, Colorado, on Saturday. The US military has sent almost a third of its Javelin missile supply to Ukraine. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
A Javelin missile fired during a live-fire training exercise in Fort Carson, Colorado, on Saturday. The US military has sent almost a third of its Javelin missile supply to Ukraine. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
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