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This follows the $3.2 billion in International Monetary Fund loans released under the IMF stand-by arrangement earlier this month, and then borrowed for $1 billion under the US loan guarantee program.

All this builds to the case of those arguing that the West will support the EuroMaidan administration, at all cost. 

I still tend to think that what happens in southeastern Ukraine, and therein in terms of the relationship with Russia, is as important as Western cash inflows, but in the short-term Western financing plugs some of the holes, and buys time

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