Poroshenko expects $500 million in defense assistance from the US

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko expects that the US will allocate an additional $500 million in financial assistance to Ukraine’s security and defense sector, Evropeyskaya Pravda reported.

He stated this during a ceremony in which Ukraine received AN/TPQ Firefinder radar systems from the US.

The President also thanked the US and the EU for extending sanctions against Russia.

  Petro Poroshenko, Weapons to Ukraine, Ukraine