The European Commission will make another EUR 1.5 billion available to Ukraine under existing arrangements, said Ursula von der Leyen. Help is expected to arrive in the coming days.
During the summit in Brussels, the leaders of states and governments of the European Union did not reach unanimity on the adoption of a package of EUR 50 billion of support for Ukraine. They did not support the decision Hungary.
An extraordinary EU summit is to be held on this issue in January.
An agreement on aid for Ukraine worth EUR 50 billion may be reached next year, the Prime Minister said on Friday, the second day of the EU summit. Belgium Alexander De Croo.
– It should be possible next year – he emphasized. – We need to reach an agreement on this matter among all 27 countries. Unfortunately, this was not possible, added De Croo.
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