Ukraine getting anti-tank missiles from USA

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Ukraine is set to receive anti-tank missiles from the U.S.

In December, the U.S. government approved a 2014 request from Ukraine to receive FGM-148 Javelin manportable anti-tank guided missiles, reported Jane's 360.

The missile has two attack modes and is controlled from a a reusable command launch unit, according to Military.com.

It can be fired directly at a target in direct attack mode. The javelin also has a top attack mode, where it attacks targets from above.

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1. Depiction of soldier and tank
2. Depiction of soldier firing missile at tank
3. Depiction of soldier blowing up tank
4. Javelin missile attacking tank from above

VOICEOVER (in English):

"In December, the U.S. government approved a 2014 request from Ukraine to receive FGM-148 Javelin man-portable anti-tank guided missiles."

"The missile has two attack modes and is controlled from a a reusable command launch unit."

"It can be fired directly at a target in direct attack mode. The missile is reportedly lethal against most conventional tank armor."

"The javelin also has a top attack mode, where it attacks targets from above."

SOURCES: Jane's 360, Military.com
http://www.janes.com/article/76837/javelin-atgms-approved-for-ukraine
https://www.military.com/equipment/fgm-148-javelin