Commission Rada: Ukraine continues to supply weapons to Georgia

Ukraine continues to supply weapons to Georgia. Told deputies of the Verkhovna Rada, the interim chairman of the Parliament Commission of Inquiry to investigate the supply of military equipment and weapons to Georgia Valery Konovalyuk.

According to him, in October last year the company Ukrspetsexport delivered to the port of Poti 35 tanks T-72 and batch of ammunition. In December of that year the Bulgarian ship chartered Chanitrans from Burgas in Batumi were introduced multiple rocket launchers BM-21 Grad and small arms. In March this year the Georgian army had received from anti-Ukrainian, anti-magnetic mines and booby traps. In April and May by ship to Poti delivered equipment and spare parts for Sukhoi Su-25. In June, arrived here the same APCs and one set of air defense S-200, alerting the Ukraine. In August, Georgia received two sets of passive radar "Mail", anti-aircraft missile complexes "Wasp" and "Beech", Mi-8 helicopters and Mi-24.

Georgian side, according to the head of the parliamentary commission, as payment is transferred to the Kiev 45 million hryvnia ($ 5.6 million).

8 October 2009 | commission, glad, supply, weapons

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