The Government will propose to the Parliament to amend the
State budget, thereby allotting an additional resource in the amount of UAH 6
billion for financing national security and defense
until the end of the current year. Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman
announced during the plenary session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on
The Prime Minister told that the Government had recently
considered an issue of ensuring equitable funding of the national security and
defence, namely the Defence Ministry as well as material support for the
Ukrainian military, the National Police force, State Border Service and
National Guard of Ukraine.
"In this regard, the Government found the possibility
to allot UAH 6 billion UAH and by the end of the year through amending the
State budget that we are to direct to the Ukrainian Parliament we must ensure this
sphere to be funded smoothly", said Volodymyr Groysman.