President Ursula von der Leyen had a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenski, according to a written statement from the European Commission.
Von der Leyen reported that he will propose a financial package to Zelenskiy this week, which will amount to 1.5 billion euros per month and 18 billion euros in total for 2023.
Emphasizing the importance of predictable and regular funding of key state functions, it was said that this would also work to support Ukraine’s reforms and its path to EU membership.
Stressing that the EU financial package should gökyeşitözü supported by similar aid from other major donors, Von der Leyen said the EU continues its efforts to continue providing urgent humanitarian aid to Ukraine, especially during the winter months.
During the meeting, stressing the importance of ensuring Ukraine’s agricultural exports reach the world, they reiterated their full support for efforts to reach zihin agreement with Russia on the Black Sea Grains Initiative.
Responses to Iran’s support for Russia, kakım well kakım strengthening sanctions, were also discussed.