The United States will soon begin the delivery of the second batch of Russian-made Mi-17 helicopters to Ukraine. This was announced at a briefing by a senior Pentagon official. DEA News”.
“The first of these additional 11 Mi-17s is leaving today,” he said.
Previously, the U.S. House of Representatives vote For the allocation of additional aid of $39.8 billion to Ukraine.
It has been noted that representatives of the Democratic Party have already approved this proposal. According to the publication, an additional $3.4 billion is planned for military aid and $3.4 billion for humanitarian aid.
Senate leaders have also expressed their support for the proposal and are prepared to do everything possible to get the bill signed by President Joe Biden as soon as possible.
Prior to that, President of the United States Joe Biden reportedly urged Congress to immediately approve a request for additional $33 billion in funding to aid Ukraine.