The United States of America will provide Ukraine with USD 1 billion in loans. The agreement has already been signed, press service of Ukraine’s Finance Ministry informed.
From Ukrainian side, the agreement has been signed by the Minister of Finance, Oleksandr Danylyuk, from the USA – by Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt, and Joel Sandefur of the USAID. The loan will provide support for the most economically vulnerable citizens of Ukraine, including those most affected by the boost in gas prices for the population.
The agreement is the third credit line for Ukraine provided by the USA. Back in 2014 and 2015, Ukraine already received USD 2 billion in loans.