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US Secretary of State Tillerson to visit Ukraine on July 9
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Next Sunday US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Ukraine. This was announced by diplomatic sources to Ukrainian Truth.

“It is reported that Tillerson will arrive in Ukraine on July 9, it will be a short several hours visit. It is not yet known with whom the US Secretary of State will meet in Kyiv. This visit is considered an achievement of Ukrainian diplomacy, it is important against the backdrop of a meeting between the presidents of Russia and the US Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, which will take place on the sidelines of the G20 summit, "the report said.

Earlier Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that during Tillerson’s visit to Kyiv “we will continue the work we started in Washington.”

As it was reported earlier Tillerson was considering possible options for US involvement in resolution of Donbas conflict, according to the ambassador. Situation in Eastern Ukraine is an important part of US policy regarding Ukraine.

Earlier NATO concerned West-2017 military training may influence Ukraine