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EU announces 500 mn euros in humanitarian aid to war-torn Ukraine

Business Standard | 09/03/2022 09:17 AM | Click to read full article

The European Union has announced 500 million euros for humanitarian aid to Ukraine, saying it had taken in two million refugees fleeing the Russian invasion so far and expected millions more.

"As President Von Der Leyen has announced, EUR500 million from the EU budget is being directed to deal with the tragic humanitarian consequences of the war, both inside Ukraine and beyond," the Europan Commission said in a statement.