URGENT: G-7 agrees to provide Ukraine with additional financial help

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Finance chiefs from the Group of Seven major developed countries on Thursday agreed to provide Ukraine with further financial support as Russia's invasion of the Eastern European country continues, a Japanese official said. The agreement was reached in Germany during a meeting of finance ministers and central bankers from the group, including Britain, Japan and the United States. The official said the G-7 is still discussing the amount of financial help to be offered, adding the finance chiefs also confirmed they will continue "strong" sanctions on Russia.

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