Ukraine News

Russia Intercepts USVs from Helicopters
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

Russia Intercepts USVs from Helicopters

Russia introduced a new doctrine to intercept Ukrainian USVs in the Black Sea. Russian helicopters open fire on USVs, similar to ASW doctrine.

U.S. Provides emergency FMS HIMARS to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile

U.S. Provides emergency FMS HIMARS to Ukraine

Ukraine, funded by Germany, acquires three HIMARS under emergency Foreign Military Sale for an estimated cost of $30 million.

Ukraine Prepares for Unmanned Systems Forces
Unmanned Systems

Ukraine Prepares for Unmanned Systems Forces

Following its rapid gain of experience with unmanned systems during the war, Ukraine is preparing to form an Unmanned Systems Force.

Russian Helicopter Engages Ukrainian USV Carrying Missiles
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems

Russian Helicopter Engages Ukrainian USV Carrying Missiles

Footage of a Russian Ka-29-armed helicopter engaging a Ukrainian USV carrying an R-73 infrared-guided air-to-air missile was shared on social media.

UK Reveals that Italy Provides Ukraine Storm Shadows
Weapon / Missile

UK Reveals that Italy Provides Ukraine Storm Shadows

British Defence Secretary Grant Shapps confirmed that Italy had provided Ukraine with long-range Storm Shadow cruise missiles.

The U.K. Delivers Additional Ground Vehicles to Ukraine
Land

The U.K. Delivers Additional Ground Vehicles to Ukraine

British Minister for Defence Procurement James Cartlidge has announced a new aid package for Ukraine, including various ground vehicles.

Ukraine Strikes Russian-Guided Bomb Storage
Bilateral Relations

Ukraine Strikes Russian-Guided Bomb Storage

Recently, Ukraine launched an attack on a Russian storage facility for UMPK-winged bomb guidance kits located near the border.

U.S. Announces Security Assistance Package for Ukraine
Bilateral Relations

U.S. Announces Security Assistance Package for Ukraine

The Biden administration announced a new security assistance package for Ukraine that includes Patriot, NASAMS, and HIMARS and totals up to $6 billion.

The UK sends dual-mode Paveway IV guided bombs to Ukraine
Ammunition

The UK sends dual-mode Paveway IV guided bombs to Ukraine

The UK will provide Dual-Mode Paveway IV guided bombs to Ukraine to boost its military capabilities, but it is unclear which aircraft would use them.

Lithuania Hands over M577 APC and L-39ZA Aircraft to Ukraine
Land Air

Lithuania Hands over M577 APC and L-39ZA Aircraft to Ukraine

Ukraine announced that Lithuania has handed over M577 armored personnel carriers and L-39ZA aircraft.

Ukraine Uses Turkish Semi-Auto Shotguns
Weapon / Missile

Ukraine Uses Turkish Semi-Auto Shotguns

Ukrainian soldiers were spotted with HATSAN’s BTS-12 bullpup mag-fed shotguns, seemingly utilising them against incoming UAVs.

Russian Army Receives Modernised Msta-S SPGs
Weapon / Missile

Russian Army Receives Modernised Msta-S SPGs

ROSTEC has announced that the new version of 2S19 Msta-S, 2S19M1, will soon be delivered for deployment in Ukraine

Russia Deploys Heavy Thermobaric Bombs Against Ukraine
Ammunition

Russia Deploys Heavy Thermobaric Bombs Against Ukraine

Russia has been reported to have used ODAB-1500 thermobaric bombs against Ukraine.

Russia Uses Glide Bombs to Target Ukrainian Cities
Ammunition

Russia Uses Glide Bombs to Target Ukrainian Cities

Photos of a new Russian glide bomb named D-30 SN surfaced from Kharkiv city of Ukraine, showing Russia’s progress on new PGMs.