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 Poroshenko made great progress in fighting corruption compared to Yanukovych, - White House

The anti-corruption efforts in Ukraine taken under the rule of President Petro Poroshenko is of greater success in contrast to that of Viktor Yanukovych era.

Censor.NET reports quoting White House spokesman Josh Earnest.

"President Poroshenko has demonstrated the commitment along with the rest of the government of Ukraine to implementing a whole bunch of anti-corruption reforms in Ukraine. When you consider the record of President Poroshenko's predecessor, it's clear that they've made some important progress," he said.

This statement by Earnest followed after he was asked about a possible change in the attitude of the U.S. leadership towards Poroshenko in connection with the publication of investigation into offshore schemes by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalism.

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