Photo: Korrespondent.net the House of representatives of the U.S. Congress supported the allocation in 2019, $250 million for military assistance to Ukraine

Supported project provides the funding request of US President Donald trump in Ukraine, including 250 million in lethal defensive tools.

The house of representatives Thursday, 24 may, supported the allocation in 2019, $250 million for the provision of military assistance to Ukraine, including the supply of “defensive weapons”. The relevant article included in the draft law on the financing and policies of the U.S. Department of defense next year, reports TASS.

In particular, according to the explanatory materials, the project offers “to Fund the request of the President (Donald trump) in Ukraine, including 250 million in “lethal defensive tools”.

The same item of expenditure already in the past few years is laid in the law on the financing and policies of the Ministry of defense of the United States .

In 2018, on the provision of military assistance to Ukraine, including weapons, has been allocated $200 million.

Earlier it was reported that in Ukraine for the first time passed the test of the American missile systems Javelin.

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