After persistently requesting the U.S. for some of their MGM-140 Army Tactical Missile Systems, or ATACMS, Ukrainian forces have at last received this much-anticipated upgrade to their arsenal.
In September, military officials in Washington confirmed they’d be dispatching as many ATACMS as reasonably possible over the coming weeks. As of mid-October, these cutting-edge, surface-to-surface artillery weapons are already proving their worth.
But how? In what way? Why are these missiles so pivotal for Ukraine in comparison to other weapons?
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