G7 nations approve to provide financial support to Ukraine
- US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told reporters at the G7 finance leaders' meeting in Germany that they agreed to provide Ukraine with the financial resources it needs in its struggle against Russia.
- The US Senate approved a 40 billion US dollar aid package of military, economic and humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.
- Out of this, 7.5 billion US dollar is earmarked for filling gaps in Kyiv's budget.
- Germany currently hosts the G7's rotating presidency.