Former Governor of the Odesa region, the leader of Rukh Novykh Syl movement Mikheil Saakashvili wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.
"These people are our supporters in Washington. Rukh Novykh Syl leaders began the last day of the expiring year with a lunch with friends of Ukraine - a delegation of senators and the United States ambassador to Ukraine.
"As my old friend Senator McCain joked speaking with Yulia Marushevska, our friendship is older than she is. I introduced Ukrainian politicians of the new generation to my American friends. Ukraine and the [Odesa] region require U.S. support more than ever.
"The delegation left for Mariupol after lunch to attend a presentation of the U.S.-manufactured combat defense system which delivery to Ukraine I lobbied in the U.S. Congress along with others last year," Saakashvili said.