A mural in Kyiv depicts ‘Saint Javelina’ cradling a US-made Javelin anti-tank weapon. These missiles are among arms being sent by Western allies to Ukrainian forces. Photo: AP
A mural in Kyiv depicts ‘Saint Javelina’ cradling a US-made Javelin anti-tank weapon. These missiles are among arms being sent by Western allies to Ukrainian forces. Photo: AP
Ukraine war

Ukraine now dependent on arms from allies after exhausting Soviet-era weaponry

  • Before the war, much of Ukraine’s weaponry was Soviet and Russian-standard equipment
  • Kyiv’s forces are now using, or learning to use, arms from the US and European Nato allies

A mural in Kyiv depicts ‘Saint Javelina’ cradling a US-made Javelin anti-tank weapon. These missiles are among arms being sent by Western allies to Ukrainian forces. Photo: AP
A mural in Kyiv depicts ‘Saint Javelina’ cradling a US-made Javelin anti-tank weapon. These missiles are among arms being sent by Western allies to Ukrainian forces. Photo: AP
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