Poroshenko sent a Shield armored car from Donbas for repair, thanks to which eight paratroopers were saved

Poroshenko sent a Shield armored car from Donbas for repair, thanks to which eight paratroopers were saved

During his trip to Donbas, Petro Poroshenko took the MLS Shield armored car damaged by the Russian “Hail” from the front line for restoration. tells the politician is on YouTube.

“Imagine what the force of the explosion of the enemy’s Grad projectile was. And how strong the Shield armored capsule is, if the entire crew of Ukrainian paratroopers remained alive after that. I look at the practically destroyed armored car and thank God that they are alive,” Poroshenko said under time of meeting with fighters of the 79th separate amphibious assault brigade in Donetsk region.

“The door was ripped off. Look what happened to the undercarriage, the gimbal broke off, that’s all. And all the people are alive,” Poroshenko noted.

Poroshenko sent a Shield armored car from Donbas for repair

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“This is worth living for. Eight Ukrainian paratroopers remained alive thanks to “Shield”. Everyone who has a T-shirt with the print “I bought an armored car of the ZSU”, everyone who participated when we collected money for “Shield” is now a complicit in the offensive and saving the lives of our paratroopers,” Poroshenko believes.

The wounded armored personnel carrier will be sent for repair on a gun carriage, which Poroshenko gave to his wife Marina for their wedding anniversary.

“A separate report to Marina. Not everyone wants to go here – to Dobropill, Druzhkivka, to the Bakhmut direction. But your carriage together with the Roshen truck perform these extremely important combat tasks. Now we are taking our Shield with you to restore its combat capability for the 79th brigades,” Poroshenko noted.

  • It will be recalled that on August 11, Petro Poroshenko handed over 11 Italian SHIELD armored vehicles, bought together with volunteers of the NGO “Community Affairs”, to the paratroopers of the 79th brigade. The total cost of 11 machines exceeded 3 million euros.
  • For the first time in history, armored fighting vehicles were sold to a charity fund and volunteers from Ukraine.
  • The contract was implemented as quickly as possible with the support of the Italian government.

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Fuente: espreso.tv

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