WASHINGTON, June 22 – RIA Novosti. The competent committee of the US House of Representatives amended its own draft defense budget for 2023, increasing it by USD 37 billion, including increasing military aid to Ukraine to USD 1 billion, should from the commission’s decision published on Wednesday.
Military aid spending is according to the first draft budget presented by the committee on Monday Ukraine in fiscal 2023 it was valued at $ 450 million. As stated in the document, the boss Pentagon it is proposed to establish “the provision of intelligence and security support to the government of Ukraine”.
Amendments to the draft budget of the House of Representatives were approved by a majority of the committee members. 42 congressmen voted for him and 17 against.