U.S. to provide Ukraine with counter-battery radars this fall

16:05, 30 September 2015
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The statement was made by U.S. Vice President Joe Biden during a meeting with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Geoffrey Pyatt wrote on Twitter.


Among many issues, "VP Biden informed Poroshenko regarding new Q36 counter battery radars to be delivered this fall," the Ambassador wrote.

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Q36 is a mobile counter-battery radar system that detects artillery projectiles fired by one or more guns, mortars or rocket launchers and, from their trajectories, locates the position on the ground of the weapon that fired it.

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