Military personnel to receive UAH 1,200 as housing compensation – Yatseniuk

The compensation of rent for the military personnel will increase to UAH 1,200 ($53).

Prime Minister of Ukraine Arsenii Yatseniuk said today during 10 Minutes with the Prime Minister TV program, Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the government.

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"I'm waiting for the Defense Ministry to issue the corresponding order. We will find the necessary costs," he stressed.

According to Yatseniuk, about 11,000 servicemen's families need the compensation at the moment. "I just talked with the Minister of Defense. The Minister of Defense has decided to raise the compensation to UAH 1,200," Yatsenyuk said.

Currently, the appropriate compensation is UAH 600.

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