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France to ship CAESAR artillery to Ukraine, Macron says

According to the President, Paris also will send anti-tank missiles

PARIS, April 22. /TASS/. France plans to send 155-mm CAESAR artillery to Ukraine, French President Emmanuel Macron said in an interview for Ouest-France.

"France will send 155-mm artillery to Ukraine," Macron said. "We must go down this path without crossing the red line, which is becoming a side in this conflict."

He also disclosed shipments of anti-tank missiles to Ukraine.

On February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a special military operation in Ukraine in response to a request for aid from Donbass republics. After that, the US, the EU, the UK and a number of other states imposed sanctions against Russian people and companies.