At the same time, the USA does not yet know whether it will do the same with frozen Russian assets.
the United States the decisions of the European Council regarding the use of profits from frozen Russian assets for the reconstruction of Ukraine are strongly welcomed.
US State Department spokesman Matthew Miller at a briefing statedthat Washington will continue to work with partners on further steps in this direction.
He noted that the United States encourages any action the EU can take to use Russian assets for the benefit of Ukrainians.
“We continue to actively negotiate with our allies and partners, including the G7, on what additional steps may be possible within the framework of the relevant legal systems and international law to force Russia to stop its aggression against Ukraine and to ensure that Russia pays for what it has caused. damages,” Miller said.
Asked whether the United States would do the same with Russian assets, a State Department spokesman said Washington would continue discussions with its partners, but emphasized that the United States wants Russia to pay for its actions.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that the countries of the European Union agreed to use for Ukraine surplus profits related to the frozen assets of the Russian Federation.
In addition, we previously informed that the Minister of Foreign Affairs Dmytro Kuleba assured that Ukraine will receive money for post-war reconstruction from the frozen assets of the Russian Federation.