On October 7, 2015 the Senate voted in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2016 NDAA http://1.usa.gov/1WOg6sV. This document stems from legislative drafts, which were passed earlier by both houses of the US Congress. The House of Representatives adopted the Act by voting on October 1, 2015.
On October 6, 2015, Ukraine’s defenders: Colonel Ihor Hordiychuk – the Hero of Ukraine, Mykola Bereza, Vadym Mazhnychenko and Vadym Svyrydenko, who are currently on medical rehabilitation program in the USA after being severely wounded during the counterterrorism operation at the Donbas region, were the guests of honor of the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA at the concert of classic music.
September, 29 - October, 2, the delegation of members of the Parliament of Ukraine including Hanna Hopko, Chairwoman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsdadze, First Deputy Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, as well as Viktor Chumak, Deputy Chair of the Committee on Combating Organized Crime and Corruption, and co-Chair of the Ukraine-U.S. group for interparliamentary cooperation in the Verkhovna Rada visited Washington, D.C.