KIEV, February 25. /ITAR-TASS/. Ukraine needs about $35 billion to fill the gap in its 2014 budget, leader of the Batkivshchyna (Fatherland) parliamentary faction Arseniy Yatsenyuk said on Tuesday.
On Monday, Ukraine’s interim Finance Minister Yury Kolobov said that Ukraine had asked Poland and the United States to extend a loan within the next one to two weeks. “The planned macro-financial aid to Ukraine may reach about $35 billion in 2014 and 2015,” Kolobov said.