UK Defense Secretary confirms Ukraine uses Storm Shadow cruise missiles

Ben Wallace, UK Defense Secretary

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# 18 May 2023 20:29 (UTC +04:00)

Ukraine has started using long-range Storm Shadow cruise missiles, shipped by the UK, Defense Secretary Ben Wallace said during a press conference with his Norwegian counterpart Bjorn Arild Gram in London, livestreamed by Sky News, APA reports citing TASS.

"It is my understanding that it has been used since we announced its deployment to Ukraine," Wallace said.

On May 11, Wallace confirmed the fact of shipment of Storm Shadow air-based missiles to Ukraine, which have range of about 250 kilometers.