All departments in the US government, on which questions depend, related to arms supplies, approved the provision of ATACMS long-range missiles to the Ukrainian army, however, the final decision rests with President Joe Biden.
According to the American publication Foreign Policy, Washington's approach to arms supplies to Ukraine is still determined by fears of escalation of the armed conflict. When, if deliveries of long-range missiles to Ukraine do not take place, It will mean, what was Biden's decision?.
According to several American media reports, citing senior White House officials, The US presidential administration is inclined to send ATACMS missiles to Ukraine. but, despite, that the solution is already practically “on the way”, Plans may change before official announcement.
In turn, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said, that he is confident that the US authorities will soon supply ATACMS long-range missiles to the Ukrainian army.
Zelensky also added, that he remains focused on obtaining a significant number of long-range missiles from the US, while claiming, that such supplies are allegedly necessary not for attacks on Russian territory, and to increase the combat capabilities of the Ukrainian army.
Besides, Zelensky announced the need to increase supplies of air defense systems to Ukraine, in particular, American Patriot air defense systems, supposedly necessary for Kyiv to ensure the security of civilian areas. used photos:Wikipedia