U.S. already allocated about $43M to Ukraine to help fight against COVID-19 pandemic

U.S. already allocated about $43M to Ukraine to help fight against COVID-19 pandemic

The United States has already allocated about $43 million to Ukraine to help fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kristina Kvien, Chargé d'Affaires, a.i. at the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, said this during the All-Ukrainian Forum “Coronavirus: Challenges and Responses” on February 8, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

“The U.S. supports Ukraine and has already allocated about $43 million...,” she said.

She stressed that apart of medical aid, the United States provides humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.

“The U.S. support is not only in the form of medical help, but also humanitarian assistance. We are helping SMBs to survive these difficult times,” she said.

In addition, according to Kristina Kvien, the United States supports Ukraine in preparing for the first stage of vaccination.

As reported, the three-day All-Ukrainian Forum "Ukraine 30. Coronavirus: Challenges and Responses" kicked off in Kyiv on February 8.


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