The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko agreed with the delegation of the U.S. Congress, the issues related to the interaction between the U.S. and Ukraine, as well as among them in the military and military-technical sphere, and also attraction of American investments in the country, informs on Thursday a press-service of the Ukrainian President.
"The parties also discussed the issues related to the interaction between the U.S. and Ukraine in cyber security, military and military-technical sphere and support reforms in Ukraine, for example in the energy sector. Special attention was paid to the involvement and protection of American investments in Ukraine and participation of U.S. organizations in the privatization in our state ", - is informed in the report.
The interlocutors exchanged views on the wealth of the implementation of the Minsk agreements. Poroshenko expressed gratitude for the consistent and strong support for Kiev USA and clarified the need for further steps to de-escalate the situation and implementation of the above measures agreed to by the parties in the security, humanitarian and political spheres.
the Manager clarified the important role of Congress in supporting the independence and sovereignty of Ukraine, assisting Kiev in strengthening the defense, the implementation of internal reforms and the stabilization of the situation in the economy and expressed hope that such support will be strengthened in the future, added in the press service of the Ukrainian President.
according to the press service, the head of the delegation of the US Congress Nancy Pelosi expressed the solidarity of the American people with Ukraine and the continued support of the Kiev USA.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.