United States Welcomes Croatia's Bradleys Purchase

By 27 January 2022
United States Welcomes Croatia's Bradleys Purchase
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ZAGREB, 27 Jan 2022 - The United States on Thursday welcomed the deal reached with Croatia on the purchase of Bradley infantry fighting vehicles, the embassy said in a press release.

"The United States welcomes the Government of Croatia’s decision to acquire Bradley Fighting Vehicles. The United States is pleased to provide our close Ally and partner Croatia with these vehicles, which will be refurbished and equipped with the support of U.S. funding. Croatia’s Bradley program is a joint investment in our shared security," the press release said.

"Croatia has earned a reputation as a committed and capable NATO Ally. This acquisition will enhance Croatia’s security and NATO’s collective defense while deepening the already strong U.S.-Croatia defense partnership. Croatia’s Bradley program will further benefit the Croatian defense industry. We deeply appreciate the Croatian Government’s close cooperation in this project," the embassy added.

"The U.S.-Croatia relationship is based both on shared interests and shared values. We look forward to strengthening the U.S.-Croatia partnership even more in the years to come."