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U.S. Secretary of state Michael Pompeo in the course of negotiations with Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim Pristayko in Kiev discussed the expansion of bilateral cooperation. This was announced by the speaker of the foreign Ministry of Ukraine Ekaterina Zelenko in his Twitter account.
Pompeo has assured that Ukraine will receive from US full support “in the fight against Russian aggression”. At the same time, representatives of the Ukrainian foreign Ministry thanked the US government for maintaining sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, and also in strengthening the defense capability and the implementation of reforms in the country.
“Very constructive meeting Pristayko and Pompeo in Kiev. Topics: deepening the strategic partnership of the USA and Ukraine; the development of military-economic cooperation; strengthen support for Ukraine by both parties of the U.S.,” said Zelenko.
11 Nov 2019 Pompeo said that the us has put Ukraine weapon for protection from Russia. According to him, the US President Donald trump “wanted to make sure that [Russian leader] Vladimir Putin will not be able to cause suffering to the people of Ukraine.” He pointed out that the previous administration gave Kyiv blankets, but the current gave the Ukrainians a real defensive weapon, by which “they can fight with the Russians.”
Video, photo All from Russia.