The U.S. house of representatives approved defense budget for 2018, which provides for military assistance to Ukraine

The house of representatives Tongress USA 14 Nov approved project in the defence budget to 2018. This was reported on the website of the legislature.

The document was supported by 356 members of Parliament. 70 – opposed.

For defense of the USA will allocate $700 billion Of which $350 million will receive as military aid to Ukraine.

Before submitting the signature of the President of the United States Donald Trump the bill still must be approved by the Senate.

The Ukrainian Embassy in the USA reported that the financial document authorizes the providing Kiev lethal weapons of a defensive nature.

«For the first time at the legislative level in Washington, offered to provide Ukraine with radar air defense and surveillance of the surface situation; naval mine; the ships of coastal actions and coast guard,» said the diplomats.

October 27, U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch stated that over the past three years the United States has provided Ukraine assistance in the form of training and equipment for the army for $750 million.




The U.S. house of representatives approved defense budget for 2018, which provides for military assistance to Ukraine 15.11.2017

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