The White House endorses the draft of the defense budget of the USA, which describes the provision of assistance to Ukraine in the amount of 250 million dollars. Sarah Sanders, the White House Press Secretary claimed this, according to Voice of America.
Generally, the draft law on the budget of the USA for 2019 for the national defense needs provides 717 billion dollars.
The draft has support in the Senate and may be endorsed by the senators the next week, according to Politico outlet. After that, the document will be sent to Americal President Donald Trump for signature.
Reportedly, the House of Representatives of the US Congress endorsed the allocation of 250 million dollars for Ukraine's security and defense. 50 million of the amount has to be allocated for lethal arms.
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