Germany has agreed to an initial delivery of 14 Leopard tanks to the Ukraine, according to media reports. The U.S. government is also said to be nearing a decision to send tanks to the Ukraine ahead of an expected Russian spring offensive. Germany will also work to provide transfer permits to partner countries that also want to delivery tanks to Ukraine.

Germany has agreed to an initial delivery of 14 Leopard tanks to the Ukraine, according to media reports.  The U.S. government is also said to be nearing a decision to send tanks to the Ukraine ahead of an expected Russian spring offensive.  Germany will also work to provide transfer permits to partner countries that also want to delivery tanks to Ukraine.