Ukraine tests new mortars

15:20, 23 November 2016

New Ukrainian weapons manufactured by UkrOboronProm enterprises-participants passed another testing at the firing ground of the Armed Forces of Ukraine near Kyiv, the company's press service reports.

82-mm mortars from KBA-48M1, produced by SE Design Bureau Artillery Armament, Molot, 120 and 60-mm caliber mortar, produced in accordance with NATO standards by PJSC Plant "Mayak", as well as a variety of small arms – including large-caliber sniper rifles – were engaged in the range practice held on November 11.

Read alsoUkraine to modernize Pakistan’s armored vehiclesDeputies, members of the Committee on National Security, including the former commander of the battalion Dnipro-1 Yuriy Bereza and representatives of the Defense Ministry – who noted the high quality of Ukrainian weapons – were present during the testing.

Ukroboronprom noted that the journalists, traditionally critical to Ukraine's arms manufacturing, ignored the event, attended by other media representatives. 

If you see a spelling error on our site, select it and press Ctrl+Enter