Leaders of the U.S. Congress reached a bipartisan agreement to provide $13.6 billion in aid to Ukraine and European allies. CBS News reports that.
"Congressional leaders reached a bipartisan agreement Wednesday morning to provide $13.6 billion in aid to Ukraine and European allies, as well as billions more in pandemic funding for $1.5 trillion in federal agencies by the end of this year," the report said.
Party leaders hope the 2,741-page legislation will pass through the House and Senate by the end of the week, though no exact time is given.
The U.S. wanted to give Ukraine $10 billion for humanitarian and defense needs.