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In order to avoid the shutdown of the US Government, the House of Representatives caved to the demands of Republican hardliners who refused to include further financial allocations for Ukraine.
Axar.az reports the bill will most likely pass the Senate before being quickly signed by Pres. Joe Biden.
One Washington insider told Kyiv Post that there are now 45 days to work out a new budget. Still, there will likely be an uphill battle as a Republican minority is seeking to unseat Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy.
Larry Sabato, America's top expert on American domestic politics and the Director at the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia, sees the breaks in American support as being tied to the changes brought on by the Trump era.
"For most of the Republicans opposing Ukraine, it isn’t the money as much as the message they are trying to send," says Sabato.
2023.10.01 / 10:12