Means will direct including the APU and the Force Guard under the doctrine. US wants to give Ukraine 500 million dollars for military training.
Ukraine will receive an additional $ 500 million from the US government for funding the military exercises, which said the press service of the Verkhovna Rada Committee of the Foreign Affairs. This assistance was pledged by US Vice President Joseph Biden, in his letter to the head of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Anna Gopko.
“In addition, the Vice President of the United States confirms the readiness of the Government of the United States to provide the additional credit of $ 2 billion, which has already been pre-agreed in April this year”, – stated in a press release (two tranches of state guarantees on $ 1 mlnd – Ed .).
Biden also said that the US will continue to maintain the sanctions regime against Russia, and to do so as long as Minsk Agreement will not be fully realized. Moreover, he said, Washington will need to convince the EU to further sanctions. “If Russia does not fulfill its obligations under these agreements, or if it starts a new military offensive along the lines of the conflict, the United States will increase the price, which Russia will pay for the aggression against Ukraine”, – Biden said in a letter. “Our sanctions against Russia, for its actions in Crimea, will remain in force as long as Russia has completed its occupation of the territory of independent Ukraine”, – vice-president of the United States said.