With broad support from the Danish Parliament, the government will donate artillery systems to Ukraine. In parallel with the donation, the government will immediately look at the possibilities of a rapid acquisition of new capabilities.
The defensive capabilities of the Lithuanian army will be supplemented by 18 units of the new generation of 155 mm self-propelled wheeled howitzers “Caesar Mark II”.
Lubor Koudelka, Deputy Minister for Armaments and Acquisitions of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic, and Olivier Travert, Vice President of the French state-owned company NEXTER SYSTEMS, signed an addendum to the contract for the supply of a modern CAESAR self-propelled gun on Wednesday, 14 December 2022.
Nexter was notified on July 13 by the Ministry of the Armed Forces through the Directorate General of Armament (DGA) of the order for new CAESAR® artillery systems.
Defense Minister Ludivine Dedonder signed with her French counterpart, Florence Parly, the CaMo 2 intergovernmental agreement strengthening the strategic partnership between the two countries and their willingness to work towards a European defense.