Embassy of Ukraine in the United States of America

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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with the members of the U.S. Congress. | 21 June, 21:14

The Head of State expressed gratitude for a strong bipartisan support for Ukraine from the U.S. Congress in the issue of countering the ongoing Russian aggression, enhancement of defense capacity of our country and implementation of the internal reforms.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. | 21 June, 19:14

The key attention was focused on the opportunities of intensification of the investment activity of American companies in Ukraine, as well as on the development of bilateral trade, particularly in the context of expansion of exports of Ukrainian commodities to the United States.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde. | 21 June, 00:14

The parties discussed the implementation of structural reforms in Ukraine and the future events to be conducted shortly.

President Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the course of the working visit to the United States. | 20 June, 23:45

On the eve of the G20 meeting that will take place in Germany, the parties coordinated positions as regards termination of Russian aggression in Donbas and return of Crimea. In this context, the President put forward proposals on the more active involvement of the U.S. in the peace process in Donbas. The parties agreed to continue consultations with a view to elaborate joint measures.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in the White House. | 20 June, 20:11

“We received strong support from the U.S., support of sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence of our state, as well as support in the continuation of reforms in Ukraine,” Petro Poroshenko said in the meeting with media representatives in Washington.

Meeting between the Presidents of Ukraine and USA: USA to prolong the validity of sanctions against Russia | 20 June, 19:59

The validity of the U.S. sanctions against Russia will be prolonged. It was stated by President Petro Poroshenko in the course of the briefing following the meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump within the working visit to this country answering the question whether the Head of State had received a clear confirmation from the U.S. President that sanctions against Russia would not be lifted until the return of Crimea and termination of Russian aggression against Ukraine.

President Petro Poroshenko started his working visit to the U.S. paying tribute to the victims of the Holodomor of 1932-1933 in Ukraine and having a conversation with the Ukrainian community. | 20 June, 07:23

“Everything that is happening in Ukraine now is in the heart of the Diaspora. We feel that. And we do not have to ask for help - the Diaspora does everything it can,” the President said.