This was stated by Presidential Administration Deputy Head Kostiantyn Yelisieiev in an interview to Interfax-Ukraine, Censor.NET reports.
According to him, Ukraine expects to sign a document with the United States on providing $1 billion in loan guarantees in the near future.
"We have also already started dialogue with the United States in the context of the U.S. budgeting for the next year in order to increase financial assistance by the United States for strengthening Ukraine's defense capability," the Presidential Administration deputy head said.
It should be reminded that the U.S. defense budget-2016 stipulates for providing $300 million to Ukraine in the form of the direct inter-governmental assistance.
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