The first American aircraft, equipped with advanced weaponry, has landed in Israel. President Biden has announced full support for Israel in its conflict with Hamas. The inaugural flight arrived at Nevatim Airbase in southern Israel. Israel Defense Forces spokesperson Daniel Hagari emphasized that this military cooperation is crucial for ensuring regional security and stability. Hagari further explained that this move by the United States is intended to enhance their preparedness for emergency situations.
The first plane carrying U.S. armaments has since arrived at the Nevatim Airbase in southern Israel this evening.
The cooperation between our militaries is a key part of ensuring regional security and stability in times of war.
— Israel Defense Forces (@IDF) October 11, 2023
The United States has also declared its commitment to provide further assistance to Israel in the days to come. The IDF expressed their gratitude for the invaluable support provided by the United States to Israel and its defense forces during this challenging period.
Meanwhile, the IDF did not disclose what types of weapons and military equipment were received. In addition to military equipment, US Army Secretary Christine Wormuth said that financial aid would also be transferred to Israel. Wormuth added that their goal is to continue supporting Israel in the coming days.