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Tuesday, 22 April 2014 | MYT 7:05 PM

U.S. offers Ukraine $50 million aid package

KIEV (Reuters) - The United States has offered Ukraine a new $50 million (29.71 million pounds) aid package to help with economic and political reform, the White House said on Tuesday during a visit to Kiev by Vice President Joe Biden.

It also offered an additional $8 million in non-lethal military aid, including radios and vehicles, according to a statement issued by Biden's staff in Kiev.

(Reporting by Jeff Mason; Editing by Alastair Macdonald)

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