Us Secretary of state stressed that Washington was committed to ensuring peace in the country without preconditions.
U.S. Secretary of state Michael Pompeo.© AP Photo/Markus SchreiberВАШИНГТОН, 9 Nov. /TASS/. U.S. committed to peace in Ukraine and consider it reasonable to provide the Kiev military assistance. This was stated on Friday, the United States Secretary of state Michael Pompeo, speaking in Berlin at the körber Foundation. Video of the speech posted on the Foundation’s website.On the question of how the United States is committed to peace and stability in Ukraine, without preconditions, Pompeo responded: “Very committed.” “This is a project we’re working on, he said. I remember that when I was at the Munich security conference, as a Congressman from Kansas, [active] raised the topic of providing Ukraine with defensive systems. It was 2015 or 2016.”
“Germany thought it was a bad idea, the President [of the USA] Barack Obama thought it was a bad idea – said the Secretary of state. – U.S. President Donald trump two or three times to provide weapons to Ukraine so it could defend itself against Russian aggression in the Donbas.”
“We are proud of this, believe that it makes sense for freedom, European, world and sovereignty of Ukraine”, – he said.