Biden announces shipment of tanks to Ukraine and thanks Spain for support

This Wednesday, January 25, the President of the United States, Joe Bidenannounced the shipment of 31 Abrams tanks to Ukraine. Likewise, he expressed his gratitude to his European partners, mainly Spain. “He has been one of the countries that has contributed and supported Ukraine. That is something that the president always welcomes and today he has spoken about some of those contributions,” he reinforced. John Kirbyone of the White House spokesmen.

To reinforce what was stated by the American president, Kirby told EFE at a press conference that the United States is “looking forward to continuing to work with Spain in the future.”

With regard to European partners, Germany also promised today to send 14 Leopard 2 tankswhile other European countries such as Spain, Poland, Finland, Norway, Sweden, the Netherlands or Portugal have shown themselves willing to send these tanks to Ukraine.

The Minister of Defense of Spain, Daisy Roblesjoined and pronounced that the Spanish Executive is willing to send Leopard tanksalthough he specified that these possible units may need maintenance.

The delivery of the tanks serves to leave behind the tensions that had arisen between the American country, Germany and other European countries about the best way to help Ukraine, which had been claiming them for weeks in order to defend itself from other possible attacks by Russian Russia.