The United States has announced a new package of 40 million dollars for Ukraine.

The aid package includes weapons, ammunition and anti-aircraft equipment from the US defense stockpile, the US State Department said.

One of its aims is to help Kiev counter Russia’s increasing attacks on Ukraine’s power infrastructure. News from AFP.

The US State Department also said that since President Joe Biden took office in January 2021, the total amount of US military aid to Ukraine has now reached about 19.7 billion US dollars. They recently reported on these multi-million dollar aid packages for Ukraine. In this case, US allies Britain, France and Sweden provide such support packages to Kiev.

U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said in a statement announcing the new aid, “We will continue to support Ukraine as long as it needs it, so that it can continue to fight for its own defense and be the strongest position at the negotiating table when the time comes.”

(24 November/FA)