Ukraine: UKIP, 5-Star, Front National, AfD, SYRIZA, Podemos, Communists & their allies fail to block a 1.8 billion EU financial aid

The European Parliament baked the plan to give an extra €1.8 billion in EU medium term loans to Ukraine. The aim of the financial aid is to help the country out of its economic recession and to support Ukraine’s economic stabilisation and reform agenda.

The text was supported by 492 votes in favour, while 107 MEPs voted against and 13 abstained.

Ukraine aid final vote

 

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