KYIV (QHA) -

The UK does not consider the issue of providing Ukraine with lethal weapons, however will continue to help in military matters, Helen Fazey, Deputy Ambassador of Great Britain to Ukraine made a correspondent statement during the conference in Kyiv.

“We maintain our military assistance to Ukraine. We are constantly looking for ways to strengthen this assistance. But we do not consider providing lethal weapons," Deputy Ambassador stated.

Fazey pointed out that London will continue to help Ukraine by training Ukrainian soldiers and supporting reforms that are being carried out in the country.

QHA reported that, according to the draft defense budget of the United States, $ 350 million is to be allocated to help Ukraine with security guarantees. Thus, the USA will allocate lethal weapons of defensive nature to Kyiv. The project also provides for financing of rehabilitation program for wounded servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the US medical institutions.

QHA