Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko brought into its force the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine “On immediate measures to finance the needs of national security and defense of Ukraine in 2016”, reported by the press service of the President.
The head of the state signed the corresponding order on September 28.
According to the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine is authorized to increase expenses for the needs of national security and defense of Ukraine in 2016.
Thus, the government has to introduce the draft law on amendments to the law on state budget for 2016 to the Verkhovna Rada within a week. The expenditures should be allocated for the Defense Ministry, Intelligence, National Police, Border Guard Service, Security Service, etc.
Besides, the funding is to be provided for preparation of missile munitions by allocating the funds to the State Space Agency of Ukraine and the Ministry of Economic Development and trade.