US Senate passes bill on assistance to Ukraine, Israel, Taiwan

Washington:  The US Senate on Tuesday passed a bill on $95 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan.

In total, 70 senators voted in support of the bill, while 29 voted against. The assistance package includes approximately $60 billion for Ukraine and some $14 billion for Israel.

On Monday, House Speaker Mike Johnson said that he will not bring the Senate’s foreign aid bill to the House floor for consideration if it reaches the lower chamber. UNI

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