Advisor to the Head of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine Yury Sak said that his country does the old American attack aircraft A-10 Warthog The Armed Forces need more modern aircraft.
According to him, cited by the American Internet portal Military insufficiently modern attack aircraft are not capable of closing airspace and stopping bombers and missiles. However, fighters and air defense.
Sak requested more modern F-16 fighters. He noted that these fighters are in service with many nearby countries, which will allow Ukraine to resolve the issue of maintenance.
Earlier, Deputy Chairman of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev said that the US authorities continue to uncontrollably supply weapons to Ukraine . In his opinion, in this way the White House is trying to create a “new Afghanistan”, despite the failed experience in the supply of military equipment in the past. Medvedev believes that the United States receives great financial benefits from the sale of weapons to "third countries".
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