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EU Parliament approves $18.7bln loan for Ukraine in 2023

EU Parliament approves $18.7bln loan for Ukraine in 2023

Kiev, Nov 24 (UNI) The European Parliament approved on Thursday an 18 billion euro (
18.7 billion) conditional loan for Ukraine to cover essential public services and rehabilitation of infrastructure throughout next year.
"The 18 billion euros will cover roughly half of the estimated 3-4 billion euros monthly funding Ukraine needs in 2023. The money will go to supporting essential public services - such as running hospitals, schools, and providing housing for relocated people -, macroeconomic stability and the restoration of critical infrastructure destroyed by Russia, according to the Commission’s proposal," the EU legislature said in a statement.

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Train with US military equipment derails in northern Greece

03 Dec 2022 | 4:28 PM

Athens, Dec 3 (UNI) A train with military equipment for US troops went off the rails near a port in the city of Alexandroupolis in northern Greece, the Greek Communist Party's (KKE) news portal 902.gr reported.

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5 killed, 2 injured in east China construction site fire

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03 Dec 2022 | 2:50 PM

Nanjing, Dec 3 (UNI) A fire at a construction site in Xuzhou City, east China's Jiangsu Province, has killed five people and injured two others, local authorities said Saturday.

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Bangladesh, India to benefit from stability: FM

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03 Dec 2022 | 2:35 PM

Dhaka, Dec 3 (UNI) Bangladesh Foreign Minister A K Abdul Momen has said that the people of Bangladesh and India will benefit if regional stability is maintained.

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Twittergate: Key takeaways from exposed censorship of Hunter Biden laptop scoop

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03 Dec 2022 | 2:26 PM

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