Former Secretary of the NSDC Oleksandr danylyuk during the July trip to Washington reported the policy revision, Office of the President in regard to the work of the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA.
Said the ex-Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Valeriy Chaly.
“In early July, during the visit of the former Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine Alexander danyluk and assistant to the President Andrey Ermak in Washington, me as the Ambassador had said that now approaches and other work will be carried out directly, without the Embassy, and the task of the Department is to serve, i.e. to actually deal with logistical issues,” – said the diplomat.
According to him, the Ukrainian Embassy in the United States was engaged in the organization of telephone conversations trump and Zelensky. However, as noted by the diplomat himself, he advised Zelensky to dissociate themselves from internal American politics.
“Communicating several times with the President Zelensky on the phone, it seemed to me that from time to time it is more and more conscious of the depth issues that exist in the bilateral relations of Ukraine with the United States. Incidentally, I advised him to be very careful and try to distance themselves from U.S. domestic policy to simultaneously be as close as Republicans and Democrats,” – said Chaly.
At the same time Chaly also said that earlier the responsibility for the policy of Ukraine in the United States intended to take Alexander danyluk and current freelance adviser to the President Zelensky Igor Novikov.