South Korea’s Defence Acquisition Programme Administration Minister Eom Dong-hwan in Poland on Tuesday. He was there to help welcome the first delivery of his country’s tanks and howitzers to the nation, which borders Ukraine. Photo: AP
South Korea’s Defence Acquisition Programme Administration Minister Eom Dong-hwan in Poland on Tuesday. He was there to help welcome the first delivery of his country’s tanks and howitzers to the nation, which borders Ukraine. Photo: AP
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Ukraine war: South Korea weapons, including tanks, arrive in Poland after US$5.8 billion deal

  • Polish President Andrzej Duda, South Korean officials among group welcoming an initial shipment of tanks and artillery guns to Poland, an EU and Nato member
  • Poland says South Korea responded quickly to its need to increase its deterrence and defence potential as Russia’s war in Ukraine, just over the border, continues

South Korea’s Defence Acquisition Programme Administration Minister Eom Dong-hwan in Poland on Tuesday. He was there to help welcome the first delivery of his country’s tanks and howitzers to the nation, which borders Ukraine. Photo: AP
South Korea’s Defence Acquisition Programme Administration Minister Eom Dong-hwan in Poland on Tuesday. He was there to help welcome the first delivery of his country’s tanks and howitzers to the nation, which borders Ukraine. Photo: AP
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