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Romania buys 200 missiles for Patriot systems

The purchase of the missiles is being done jointly with Germany, the Netherlands and Spain.

Romania buys 200 missiles for Patriot systems

Publicat: 04 Ianuarie 2024, 16:52  • Actualizat: 04 Ianuarie 2024, 22:56

Romania buys 200 missiles for Patriot systems, Defense Ministry announced.

The purchase of the missiles is being done jointly with Germany, the Netherlands and Spain, through a contract negotiated by the NATO Support and Procurement Agency.

Their value amounts to more than 1 billion euros.

The contract provides for the purchase of up to 1.000 missiles for the Patriot surface-to-air missile systems in the four countries.

The Ministry of Defence has requested and received Parliament's approval to participate in this joint procurement programme.

Translated by Radu Matei

SOURCE: Radio România Actualități

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