US to grant 1 bln loan to Ukraine

20:21, 21 September 2016

The US will grant Ukraine loan guarantee worth of 1 billion dollars. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced that on his Facebook page after his meeting with the US Vice President Joseph Biden on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York.

The head of Ukraine thanked Washington for strengthening sanctions against Russia. Today Poroshenko is scheduled to make a speech during the debates.

Apart from that his meeting with the US President Obama is also announced to be held today.