“We discussed the situation in Ukraine after the presidential and before the upcoming parliamentary election as well as serious challenges facing Ukraine. We talked about the support from our partners of Ukraine’s Euro-Atlantic aspirations,” stresses Klitschko.
The United States will further support Ukraine in implementing the important reforms, fighting corruption and pursuing the Euro-Atlantic path.
“We in the United States are concerned to continue to support Ukraine in its progress, in democratic reforms, reforming state institutions, in economic reforms to strengthen the country, including fighting corruption. And of course we are supporting Ukraine’s aspirations to be a full partner of Euro-Atlantic institutions,” remarked Kurt Volker in a short video which he made together with Vitali Klitschko.
While in Washington Klitschko met also with senior executives and experts of the Atlantic Council, in particular with John Herbst and Anders Åslund.
Tonight the mayor of Kyiv along with other top U.S. politicians will attend and deliver a speech at the tribute ceremony honouring Senator John McCain.
While in Washington Klitschko will hold a number of meetings with prominent U.S. politicians, the USAID senior executives, the IRI senior stuff and others.