Poroshenko Asks U.S. Congress to Support the Act of Assistance to Ukraine in Security Matters

The President of the United States expressed support for the actions of the President of Ukraine, in particular, on the initiative of Petro Poroshenko regarding international humanitarian mission to Luhansk under the auspices of the International Committee of the Red Cross with the participation of the EU, Russia, Germany and other partners.

It is reported by Censor.NET citing the Presidential Administration.

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"Barack Obama has confirmed the intention of the United States to participate actively in international humanitarian mission. Poroshenko * thanked the United States for a bipartisan initiative in the House of Representatives to present Act for assistance for Ukraine in matters of security, which, in the opinion of the President of Ukraine, demonstrates effective support to Ukraine the United States. President Poroshenko expressed hope that the Act will be supported by congressmen and senators, as well as signed by the President of the United States in the near future ", - noted in the Presidential Administration.

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"Poroshenko and Obama discussed security issues in the ATO. Presidents of the United States and Ukraine agreed to a bilateral meeting at the NATO summit to be held in Newport, Wales, UK on September 4-5 this year," the statement says.

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