VILNIUS – Another 142 new Unimog U5000S trucks were handed over to the Lithuanian Armed Forces on Wednesday, the Defense Ministry said.
The brings to 340 the total number of such trucks delivered to the Armed Forces.
The trucks manufactured by Germany's Daimler AG were purchased under a 70-million-euro contract signed in 2015.
Lithuania acquired the trucks through the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA), which helped it save 18 million euros, the ministry said in a press release.
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