Poroshenko to Kerry: We value the support of the United States

Head of State Petro Poroshenko stressed the importance of the U.S. support in carrying out basic reforms in Ukraine.

The president has expressed gratitude to the United States for support towards Ukraine, Censor.NET reports citing the president's press service.

The head of state noted: "The United States' leading role in consolidating the Transatlantic solidarity in support of Ukraine is critical for pushing for the peaceful solution. We are grateful for the consistent engagement of the State Department and personally Secretary Kerry into these efforts."

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Petro Poroshenko has emphasized that Ukraine remained committed to the peaceful political settlement of the conflict in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions and would insist on the fulfillment of the Minsk agreements. "We are working to find out ways for a peaceful settlement and deprive the Ukrainian people from the ongoing horror of the aggression. This is a priority for all community of civilized nations, for every civilized society. At the same time we are strengthening our security cooperation," the president said.

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The president has also underlined the importance of USA's support towards reforms in Ukraine. He has noted that as president, he would facilitate speedy implementation of the systemic reforms, fighting corruption and rearranging all state governance in Ukraine. "These changes are key prerequisites for successful and democratic Ukraine, as well as prosperous and safe life for our citizens," the president emphasized.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n323358