Tymoshenko has criticized the authorities for the agreement with the IMF

The head of fraction “Batk_vshchina” Yulia Tymoshenko said that the IMF loan to Ukraine is a “drug” that will not help to improve the economic condition of the country.

He said this on air of TV channel “Ukraine is 24”.

Тимошенко раскритиковала власти за договор с МВФ

“We are debt loans don’t close the fall of the economy”, — said Tymoshenko.

According to her, while Ukraine will not receive any credits under “normal European interest” and not create “sound tax system,” economic recovery will not happen.

The leader of Batkivshchyna called the IMF loan “a small breath of financial drugs” which will not save Ukraine.

She lamented the fact that because of the agreement with the IMF have increased the debt of Ukraine. According to her, today the third part of the expenses of the state budget goes to cover the debt.

On 9 June, the members of the Board of Directors of the IMF approved a program of cooperation with Ukraine, according to which the total credit amount is 5 billion us dollars. Funds will be paid within a year and a half.

We will remind, earlier the head of the government Denis Shmyhal said that the first tranche from the IMF will amount to 2.1 billion dollars. He also said that Ukraine will receive funds and on what problems it intends to spend it.