Washington: military assistance to Ukraine will be provided if Kyiv follows through with the reforms
US military assistance will be provided to Kyiv, subject to progress in key reforms of the Ukrainian defense sector, including the introduction of civilian control over the military, stated Republican Senator Rob Portman, reports Voice of America.
Portman explained what kind of assistance to Ukraine is embodied in the bill. According to him, it is the first time that defense assistance to Ukraine can be granted for strengthening protection at sea. It envisages the provision of air and coastal defense radars, mine and anti-mine equipment and offshore and shore-based facilities.
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