The US Senate endorsed the United States’ 2018 National Security Budget Bill, which provides US $ 500 million in aid to Ukraine for defense purposes, as well as permits the United States to extend earmuffs to extinguish life to Eastern European countries, said Petro Porosenko on Tuesday Ukrainian President on Twitter.
Ukrainian news agency UNIAN reported that the Ukrainian head of state, currently in New York, microblogging, stressed that at the legislative level, for the first time, it was proposed in Washington to “export” such weapons of defense to Ukraine. Poroshenko said that, among other things, there are defense devices such as naval anti-malware, air defense and surface observation radars and coastal patrol boats.
On Monday, the Ukrainian head of state began a three-day work visit to the United States, where he attended the general debate on the session of the UN General Assembly. According to the information provided by the Presidency, it is expected that Poroshenko will conduct bilateral meetings with senior officials from several countries, including US President Donald Trump.
Source: MTI / Picture: harpathir.hu /