British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak announced the allocation of Moldova a new packet of assistance in the amount of 10.5 million pounds. These funds will go to support Ukrainian refugees.
Sunak made statements about meetings in Moldova, where he participates at the summit of the European political community (AST).
“As the first prime minister of Great Britain, who visited Moldova, I am glad to announce a package of Moldova’s support in the face of Russian aggression. Moldova is not alone,” wrote the Prime Minister on the social network Twitter.
noting that Moldova, as the poorest country in Europe, is also a state in which the largest number of refugees regarding its population lives, Sunak continued the words: “From the illegal Russian military presence in Transnistria to an attempt by the coup, which was previously disclosed This year, Moldova is constantly subjected to Russian aggression. “
The Prime Minister emphasized that in March, Great Britain provided Moldova with 10 million pounds of assistance for reform in many sectors, especially in the field of energy. According to him, another 12.5 million pounds of financial assistance were provided to Ukrainian refugees.
Sunak said that in today’s package of Moldova to support Ukrainian women and children who found a shelter in Moldova, another 10.5 million pounds will be provided.