Petro Poroshenko has expressed gratitude to the United States for supporting Ukraine and promoting the implementation of the Minsk peaceful process. The president has informed on the current situation in the Donbas and Ukraine's efforts on de-escalation. The parties have discussed and coordinated actions on the peaceful settlement of the situation in the Donbas and further introduction of reforms in Ukraine.
"Coordination of our actions with the U.S. is vitally important," the president said. At the same time, he added that Ukraine strictly fulfilled the Minsk agreements and was ready to implement them.
The Head of State has emphasized that the pace of reforms in Ukraine was inevitable and informed that a regular session of the National Council of Reforms would be held today.
In her turn, the Assistant Secretary of State has emphasized that the main purpose of her visit to Ukraine was to exchange opinions, inform on the visit of the U.S. Secretary of State to Russia and reaffirm the support of the United States towards strict fulfillment of the Minsk agreements. Mrs. Nuland has also noted that the USA remained a reliable and faithful partner of Ukraine in the implementation of reforms, particularly in decentralization and struggle against corruption.