The Head of State informed the U.S. Vice President on aggravation of the security situation in Donbas, particularly violation of ceasefire regime by Russia.
Vice President Michael Pence emphasized that the United States fully support Ukraine in its struggle for restoration of sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Petro Poroshenko welcomed the U.S. actions aimed to prevent future war crimes of Bashar Assad’s regime against civilians in Syria.
In his turn, Michael Pence thanked Ukraine for solidarity with USA after a chemical attack in Idlib.
The parties also coordinated schedule of bilateral contacts at the highest level.
Vice President Pence congratulated President Poroshenko on the allocation of another IMF tranche noting success of the Ukrainian authorities in the implementation of important reforms.