The US is three times cut financial assistance to Ukraine

Petro Poroshenko

The US plans three times to reduce financial assistance to Ukraine in 2018. This is stated in the statement of the US state Department, which is published on the Agency’s website on Tuesday, may 23.

The paper noted that Washington will send Kiev 203,7 million dollars, while in 2016 this amount is equivalent to 667 million. For what purpose these funds are transmitted, is not specified.

Earlier, on 23 may it was reported that the United States will cancel a free military assistance to Ukraine. This decision also affected Vietnam, Indonesia, Colombia, Pakistan and the Philippines.

The President of the United States Donald trump signed the Federal budget in early may. The law was passed by both houses of Congress. Budget spending in 2018 will total $ 1.2 trillion.