LithuaniaIn certain regions Russia busy Ukraineto send to Bayraktar TB2 SİHA in a fundraiser for 3 million euros were collected in 3 days.
The 32-year-old donated 100 euros to the campaign. Agne Belickaite, “Before the start of this war, none of us had thought of buying a gun. But now it has become a normal thing. We have to do it to make the world a better place.” said.
Belickaite said he was also afraid that Russia would attack Lithuania, a former Soviet Union country.
‘A UNIQUE CAMPAIGN’
Beshta Petro, Ambassador of Ukraine to Lithuania“It’s the first time that civilians have organized a fundraiser to buy something like Bayraktar. It’s a unique campaign,” he said.
The process of buying an armed unmanned aerial vehicle (SİHA) in Turkey Lithuanian Ministry of Defense and the purchase agreement between the two countries is expected to be signed next week.
Ukraine has purchased more than 20 Bayraktar TB2 SİHA from Turkey in recent years. Finally, he placed another 16 orders on January 27, and those orders were delivered to Ukraine in early March. The price of Bayraktar TB2 is around 5 million euros.
Most of the weapons NATO member states in Eastern Europe have sent to support Ukraine so far are ex-Soviet weapons.