Units of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine have received mine clearance equipment from Japan, including special vehicles and mine detectors.
Source: Ihor Klymenko, Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine
Details: The aid package includes 40 special vehicles, 50 hand-held mine detectors, as well as containers and fire extinguishing liquid.
Klymenko said that this equipment will speed up the humanitarian mine clearance process and make it safer for bomb disposal experts.
Quote from Klymenko: "Despite the constant Russian attacks, units of the State Emergency Service are destroying explosive devices on a daily basis. We strive to do everything we can to ensure that civilians can safely return to their homes.
Japan systematically provides us with technical equipment, vehicles and mine clearance vehicles.
I am grateful to Matsuda Kuninori, Japan’s Ambassador to Ukraine, the Japanese Government and the people of Japan for their continued support of Ukraine."