The Pentagon informed the U.S. Congress that Ukraine had made progress in the fight against corruption that allows her to put military equipment at $ 125 million. About it reports CNN with reference to own sources.
It is known that the defense Ministry believes the successful actions of Kiev, having decided thus to send scheduled early a new batch of military aid. According to us law, for its transfer must provide proof of Ukraine’s progress in the fight against corruption. This must be done by strengthening public control and transparency.
The aid package includes a mobile radar system and military patrol boats, which are equipped with 30-millimeter automatic guns. The total value of deliveries is estimated at $ 125 million.
This is the second part of military assistance to Ukraine in the amount of $ 250 million that had been allocated by Congress.
On 31 January it became known that the White house decided not to cut military aid to Ukraine under the state Department. At the same time, U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo at a meeting with the then Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim Pristayko said that Kiev will receive from Washington full support in the fight against “Russian aggression”.
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