On Tuesday, March 31,
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with a delegation of the House of Representatives of the U.S.
Congress led by Chairman of the Committee on Armed Services William Thornberry.
expressed gratitude for the strong support of Ukraine by the Congress of the
United States of America and practical steps taken by the American party to intensify
the defense capacity of Ukraine.
He also discussed
with the Congressmen the support of reforms in Ukraine, focusing on
strengthening energy security and the curbing corruption.
Prime Minister of Ukraine
noted that the recent arrest of high-rank officials of the State Emergency Service
is the proof of the commitment of the Ukrainian authorities to stamp out corrupt
officials from the government.