On Tuesday, a senior politician from one of Germany’s ruling coalition parties announced that Germany would approve the transfer of Flakpanzer Gepard anti-aircraft systems to Ukraine.
The newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung reported that German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht planned to announce the availability of these weapons during a meeting with NATO at Ramstein Air Base in Germany.
US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin called Germany’s decision to send 50 Cheetah anti-aircraft systems to Ukraine a “significant” move.
After being intensely criticized for his stance on Ukraine, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz pledged to deliver anti-tank and anti-aircraft weapons from German military stockpiles to Ukraine.
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