First Tranche of US Advanced Armaments Land In Israel by Plane

This evening, the first US plane carrying advanced armaments, intended to ‘facilitate significant military operations and increase preparedness for other scenarios’ has arrived at Nevatim Airbase in Israel’s south.

The United States has stated it will not deploy troops to Israel but will instead continue to supply weapons and ammunition. Speaking on Monday, National Security Council spokesman John Kirby claimed, “we will continue to accompany Israel and ensure that we can meet their needs as best and as quickly as we can.”