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EU to pay first €4.5 bln to Ukraine under new 50-bln aid program

The 1st payment will come in March

BRUSSELS, February 24. /TASS/. The EU intends to pay the first 4.5 billion euros to Ukraine under the new 50-billion aid program that Brussels approved on February 1 in March, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said during her visit to Kiev.

"We discussed next steps on the €50 billion Ukraine Facility. The 1st payment of €4.5 bln will come in March," she said on her X page.