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Defense Minister of Ukraine met with his U.S. counterpart
25.09.2015 | 10:10
Press service of the Defense Ministry

On 24 September, in the framework of the visit to Washington Col. Gen. Stepan Poltorak, Minister of Defence of Ukraine, held talks with Mr. Ashton Carter, United States Secretary of Defence.

The Ministers discussed the military political situation in Ukraine. Particularly, Col. Gen. Stepan Poltorak spoke about the experience of the Ukrainian army gained during combat operations in the east of Ukraine.

The parties paid attention to reforms within the Ukrainian army as well.

“The Ukrainian Ministry of Defence pays much attention to developing of the bilateral U.S.-Ukrainian cooperation,” Col. Gen. Stepan Poltorak stressed.

The Ukrainian Minister also thanked the USA for army medical assistance such as medical equipment and medicinal products, as well as treatment of the Ukrainian WIA.


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