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Poroshenko thanks U.S. for additional military aid
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko thanked the United States for an additional non-lethal assistance in the field of security in a telephone conversation with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden, the presidential press service has reported.
"The president has thanked for additional non-lethal U.S. security assistance to Ukraine, particularly drones, radios, counter-mortar radars, night vision devices and other equipment worth $75 million, as well as 230 Humvees," the press service said.
Poroshenko and Biden also discussed the issue of extending and strengthening the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission and encouraging the active involvement of the peacekeeping mission to resolve the situation in Donbas.
[Source: Ukrinform, Kyiv, 12Mar15]
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