U.S. gives Ukraine $120 mln in security assistance

20:38, 06 March 2015
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The United States has provided Ukraine with about $120 million in security assistance and is looking at additional requests.

U.S. Congress has provided additional money for security assistance /Screenshot from Kyiv briefing, March 6

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced this at a briefing at the Ukraine Crisis Media Center in Kyiv on Friday, an UNIAN correspondent reported.

"With regard to security systems, the United States has already provided about $120 million in security assistance to Ukraine," he said.

"We are looking at additional requests; we have additional money that's been provided by Congress," Blinken said.

According to him, the U.S. side is "working very actively on those right now."


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