The head of the United States Barack Obama paid homage to Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko and the people of the country on independence Day and promised to continue to provide consistent support, reported on Sunday.
"Our two Nations are working together to support and protect the right of the Ukrainian people besprepjatstvenno to elect their own path forward. In that moment, when You work to undertake decisive reforms, despite aggression from Russia in the East and the occupation of Crimea, the United States will be consistent in their support of Ukraine ", - quotes the website Poroshenko words Obama.
Obama said that the friendship between Ukraine and the United States will be strengthened as Kiev will continue to develop democratic institutions and to strengthen economic system.
before the Staff of the Embassy of the United States and American statesmen who were in Ukraine with visits, took short videos with congratulations.
The military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of Donbas lasts more than a year. At the talks on February 12 were achieved consensus on stopping the fire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, introduction to the Constitution of Ukraine changes on decentralization of power and the consolidation of the special status " of certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".
The Plenipotentiaries of Ukraine and Western countries many times accused the Russian Federation of interfering in the conflict in the Donbass. Evidence for this was provided. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation called the statement " public unsubstantiated insinuations ". Moscow has stated many times that completely uninvolved in the events in the South-East of Ukraine, does not supply the militia military equipment and ammunition, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.