According to the press service of the governor of Odessa, the salaries for the new Odessa policeman will be paid not from the state budget of Ukraine, but from the U.S. budget, Joinfo.ua informs.
“Today, the Head of the Odessa Regional State Administration, Mikheil Saakashvili, met with the U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt. They agreed that the American officers from California will train new Odessa police. Also, under the onslaught of an anti-corruption of Odessa, the U.S. government agreed to provide funds for the salaries of the new team of Saakashvili,” reads the statement of the governor of the Odessa region on Facebook.