The best way to counter attacks upon Ukraine is to strengthen it, - US Special Representative Volker


Newly appointed U.S. Special Representative on Ukraine Kurt Volker said the best way to help Ukraine will be to make it a strong democracy.

As reported by Censor.NET citing Liga, Volker said in an interview to Voice of America.

The best way to counter attacks upon Ukraine, Volker is quoted as saying, as well as to counter Russian propaganda is to strengthen Ukraine.

"We need to have Ukraine, which is a sustainable, resilient, prosperous, strong democracy, so that it would be attractive to the regions in the East, and [be the place]where disinformation and propaganda attacks don't really have much traction," the U.S. official said.

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Volker added that any information ban is not a right solution for the problem, and said he advocated complete transparency on the media scene.

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine on July 7. Tillerson and Volker visited Ukraine on July 9.
Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n447120