On Thursday, May 7, Colonel General Stepan
Poltorak, Minister of Defence of Ukraine,
held talks with U.S. Congressman Mr. Fred Upton, United States House
of Representatives, Chairman of Committee on Energy and
“The Ukrainian party praises the U.S. assistance,” Col. Gen.
Stepan Poltorak stressed.
“Night vision devices, radar stations and other aid save lives of the
Ukrainian soldiers in the east of Ukraine.”
Minister of Defence thanked for provided support and
remarked the importance of the U.S. political support.
The parties discussed the current situation in the east
of Ukraine and the prospects of U.S.-Ukraine cooperation in the
terms of settlement of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
Mr. Fred Upton pledged that the United States
of America would continue supporting Ukraine and expressed his impression
by the Ukrainian soldiers.