Norway donates armoured vehicles to Ukraine

Norway has donated 14 IVECO LMV armoured vehicles to Ukraine. The vehicles have very good mobility and protection.The same kind was used by Norwegian forces in Afghanistan.

Iveco, light-armoured vehicle, used by Norwegian forces in Afghanistan.
Iveco, light-armoured vehicle, used by Norwegian forces in Afghanistan. Credit: The Norwegian Armed Forces.

The armoured vehicles are requested by Ukranian authorities, and the donation comes in addition to the other military equipment that Norway has already donated to Ukraine, including field artillery, air defense systems and anti-tank weapons.

– Norway will continue to contribute to Ukraine’s fight for freedom. The Norwegian government is continuously assessing how Norway can further support Ukraine in its defence against Russia’s invasion, says Norwegian Minister of Defence, Bjørn Arild Gram.