US to allocate $ 350 million for military assistance to Ukraine
10:12 / 01 Dec. 2016 / 356
US Congress is going to increase military assistance to the Ukrainian security policy up to $ 350 million. in 2017 reported by the Ukrainian Embassy in the United States.
The project of US budget for 2017 for the national defence included the amount of $ 350 million. A year before US allocated $300 million to Ukraine.
“The list of types of assistance extended by the inclusion of the provision of funds and technical support for the development of an integrated system for monitoring the state border of Ukraine, as well as assistance in preparing staff officers and military high command Ukrainian Army, said in the statement.
The bill must be voted by the Senate and House of Representatives in the coming days. The President to sign the bill after that.
As it was reported earlier to restore the East of Ukraine will need $ 1.5 billion.
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