15:50 26 Sep 2023

Ukraine's postal service announces new stamps release dedicated to foreign weapons

Фото: Телеграм / Igor Smelyansky

Ukrposhta national postal company issues new stamps "Weapons of Victory. World with Ukraine" with Patriot air defense systems and Leopard 2 tanks

Rubryka writes about this, referring to the Telegram of General Director Smilyanskyi Ihor.

As the head of Ukrposhta specified, at the end of last week, Storm Shadow missiles hit the headquarters of the Black Sea Fleet of the Russian Federation in the temporarily occupied Sevastopol. Also, according to him, the Ukrainian president "brought yet another gift from our foreign partners." In honor of this, Ukrposhta announced the release of this stamp.

You can pre-order a block of charity stamps via the link and purchase them at Ukrposhta branches from September 29.

As reported in Ukrposhta, the circulation of stamps will reach 160,000. The price of each is ₴25, ₴2 from which is a charitable denomination.

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Photo: Ukrposhta

The authors of the stamps were the graphic artists Serhii and Oleksandr Haruka.

The new stamps depict:

  • battle tanks Challenger 2 and Leopard 2;
  • anti-aircraft missile complex Patriot;
  • CAESAR self-propelled artillery installation;
  • M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicle.

"Names that are familiar to everyone from now on. Names that sound with fear and envy on propaganda channels because everyone knows how this equipment shows itself in battle," comments Smilyanskyi.

The director said that the stamp was created by a team with the assistance of the Office of the President of Ukraine, the Office of Strategic Communications of the Office of the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, as well as the embassies of the United States, Great Britain, Germany and France in Ukraine.

Smilyanskyi also said that the racket series of brands from ATACMS, Storm Shadow, Taurus, etc. "will definitely be there, but a little later."

We will remind you that in August, Ukrposhta launched a pre-order for a stamp dedicated to the Motherland monument called Mother Ukraine.

This is how the National Museum of the History of Ukraine in World War II proposes to rename the monument where it is located.

In addition, in September-October, Ukrainians will have the opportunity to print electronic stamps for letters, which are applied in the form of barcodes and QR codes, on a printer at home or in the office.

We also reported that the Ukrainian postage stamp "Russian warship, go…!" won the highest Asiago award, also called the "philatelic Oscar."


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