The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko agreed with the U.S. congressmen deepening cooperation in the military-technical sphere, informs the press service of the head of the Ukrainian country.
"When obgovarivaya relations between Ukraine and the U.S. side emphasized the importance of deepening cooperation in military and military-technical spheres for the modernization of the Ukrainian military power, and the use of Ukrainian potential in the aerospace industry ", – reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ukrainian President." we currently have a high level of trust between Ukraine and the USA. It is for this reason I think it is critically important to increase our military cooperation. Today there are all grounds, " - said Poroshenko. From the US delegation at the meeting was also attended by members of Congress Dina Titus, Tom rice, David Price, Lois Capps, Rob Woodall, and U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Jeffrey Payette. At the end of April, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko felt their country could do without lethal weapons of the West." Ukraine is a very highly developed country and does not need to supply the West of lethal weapons to stabilize the situation, " he said. In February, Poroshenko said that his country needs a supply of modern weapons from countries – members of the North Atlantic Commonwealth in connection with the aggravation of the situation in the Donbass. In September last year, speaking in the U.S. Congress, he said that the Ukrainian military " need more military equipment, lethal and non-lethal."