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Ukraine’s Ambassador to the U.S. Vladimir Yelchenko disclosed the volume of us military assistance to Ukraine in 2020. About it reports “UKRINFORM”.
It will be 698 million dollars and will start to arrive in February.
Yelchenko said that of this amount, 250 million dollars will be provided by the Pentagon. The U.S. Department of state will provide 448 million dollars of economic aid, of which 115 million will go to security. 50 million will be allocated to Ukraine under certain conditions.
In September, 2019 in the United States broke the scandal because of information about the pressure the US President Donald trump allegedly tried to have a Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky. According to some reports, during the July telephone conversation, the American leader demanded that in exchange for providing military and financial aid to Ukraine was an investigation of the actions of the son of Joe Biden hunter. Biden Sr., is expected to compete with trump in the presidential election in 2020. Amid these rumors, the Democrats controlled the lower house of Congress declared the beginning of procedure of impeachment.
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