Thursday, May 11 2017 22:41 EEST
Trump ready to cooperate with Ukraine to settle Donbas conflict
Trump, Ready, Cooperate, Ukraine, Settle,  Donbas,  Conflict

U.S. leader Donald Trump confirmed his readiness for further cooperation with Ukraine so that the Donbas conflict would be resolved peacefully. The White House’s press service reported that after the meeting in Washington, where Ukrainian foreign minister Pavlo Klimkin met with Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.

‘The Vice President emphasized unwavering U.S. support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. He underscored that the Minsk agreements remain the most viable path towards peace. Following that meeting, the President spoke with the Foreign Minister and reaffirmed U.S. support for Ukraine and his desire to work with our Ukrainian partners to peacefully resolve the conflict,’ the message says.

Pavlo Klimkin who stayed in the U.S. for a visit on May 8-10, negotiated with the U.S. leader on a number of issues.

Previously, U.S. President Donald Trump met with Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov; the U.S. administration insisted that Russia is fully responsible for fulfillment of Minsk agreements.

Earlier Dnipropetrovsk region police leadership dismissed after May 9 clashes in Dnipro

latest news