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American budget provides $ 500 million for needs of Ukrainians

The United States is planning to provide assistance to Ukraine as soon as it needs it. The American budget for 2016 provides 500 million dollars for Ukraine.

American budget provides $ 500 million for needs of Ukrainians

The draft budget of the United States for 2016 fiscal year includes 513.5 million dollars, which are planned to be allocated to Ukraine. It is stated in the budget report of the U.S. Congressional Research Service, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the TASS news agency.

The money will be allocated to Ukraine for economic reforms, promoting democracy and fighting corruption, as well as support for additional loan guarantees of $ 1 billion if the progress is made on the reforms proposed by the IMF.

Earlier, the United States and other G7 countries expressed their readiness to impose new sanctions against Russia to halt the aggressive actions of the country.