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Latvian citizens collect donations to buy Bayraktar for Ukrainian army – Baltic News Network

As Russia’s full-scale hostilities and aggression in Ukraine continue, Latvian citizens have decided to donate to Bayraktar with the support of the Ministry of Defense and Ziedot.lv. Bayraktar will be purchased from Turkey and given to Ukraine. .

The Bayraktar TB2 is a Turkish-made remotely operated combat unmanned aerial vehicle/drone.

Latvia is not the first country whose citizens have decided to show their support for Ukraine by collecting donations for the purchase of such fighter jets.

Similar actions are already taking place in other countries of the world, including Poland, Lithuania, Norway and Canada.

“By donating to Latvian Bayraktar, you also have the opportunity to show your support for Ukraine in this brutal war and pay tribute to the Russian occupiers with Ukrainian hands.”

says Ralfs Eilands, one of the campaign’s initiators.

A Ukrainian friend of his, who is also a project ambassador, said: “We are very grateful for everything Latvia has already done for Ukraine! »

«This support is also very necessary for my people. I already know that a strong Ukrainian army can protect not only Ukraine, but also civilized democracy and, most importantly, the free world. Russian occupiers and Vladimir Putin will not succeed because they are proving!»

In total, 5 million euros should be collected for the drones, according to the initiators of the donation campaign.

You can donate online by visiting our webpage ziedot.lv/bairaktaram.

https://bnn-news.com/latvian-citizens-collect-donations-for-the-purchase-of-bayraktar-for-the-ukraines-army-237195 Latvian citizens collect donations to buy Bayraktar for Ukrainian army – Baltic News Network

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