The US will allocate $30 million for energy security of Ukraine

США выделят $30 млн на энергобезопасность Украины

The United States will assist Ukraine

The total amount of Fund to counter Russian influence will be $250 million.

The law on new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, signed today by US President Donald trump, made provision for the maintenance of energy security of Ukraine. It is reported by the Ukrainian Embassy in the United States.

“The legislative act establishes a Fund to counter Russian influence and allocates a budget of 250 million dollars in 2018-2019 fiscal years. For the implementation of initiatives to support energy security of Ukraine provides for the allocation of 30 million dollars”, – stated in the message on the page Embassy in Facebook.

The Embassy said that according to law, U.S. policy is to support Ukraine in the restoration of the sovereignty and territorial integrity, condemnation and opposition to all of the destabilizing efforts of Russia, non-recognition of illegal annexation of Crimea by the Russian government or the rejection of any part of the territory of Ukraine with use of military force.

In addition, the document provides for U.S. assistance to reform Ukraine’s energy sector and reduce dependence on Russian energy resources, the continuation of the challenging implementation of the project Nord stream-2.

As reported Корреспондент.nettoday, the President of the United States Donald trump signed the bill on new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. The us leader said that the United States will not tolerate interference, and together with its allies will face Russia’s subversive activities.

The Kremlin said that Russia will not make its response to new US sanctions.