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The US will supply Poland with JASSM-ER missiles

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar May29,2024

USA will supply Poland with JASSM-ER missiles

Photo: JASSM missile model

The United States and Poland have signed a contract under which Washington will supply Warsaw with a batch of JASSM-ER missiles worth $735 million. The agreement was announced on Tuesday, May 28, by Polish Defense Minister Wladyslaw Kosiniak-Kamysh.

"Today we signed a contract worth $735 million, another multimillion-dollar contract, for the purchase of “class” missiles. ;air-to-ground"",– Kosiniak-Kamysz said at a press conference on Tuesday, reports Reuters.

According to the Polish Ministry of Defense, the range of the missiles is about 1,000 kilometers.

This year, Warsaw will spend about 4% of its gross domestic product, and last week announced an agreement with the United States for a $960 million air surveillance system to monitor the northeastern border.

BAGNET notes that Poland is spending significant amounts of money to strengthen its armed forces in the face of Russia's ongoing full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

Prepared by: Sergei Daga

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my 1-800-268-7116

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