US Senate proposed to allocate another $ 50 million in military aid to Ukraine – media

In earlier The approved version of this document noted that this year Kiev could receive about $ 300 million through the Pentagon. According to the newspaper, Portman and Shahin want additional funds to be approved for Ukraine. Their amendment implies an increase in total military aid to $ 350 million, which is 100 million more than US President Joe Biden originally requested. '' Earlier it was reported that the armed forces of Ukraine for the first time used the American anti-tank missile system Javelin during the hostilities in the Donbass. Истoчник aif.ru As noted by the newspaper's correspondents, 125 million & nbsp; of this amount, according to the proposal, will be intended for the purchase of weapons of “ lethal action. US Senators Rob Portman and Gene Shahin proposed to include in the draft defense budget for the next fiscal year a provision providing for the allocation of an additional $ 50 million in military aid to Ukraine, Politico reports.