Washington: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo emphasizes that the United States is improving the technical equipment of Ukraine to counter Russian aggression on Ukrainian territory.
The US Secretary of State announced this at a joint press conference.
"Today, at the meeting of the commission, progress was achieved on three main elements in the development of bilateral relations, and in particular in the security context regarding countering Russian aggression," he said.
“We are strengthening Ukrainian democracy, raising the level of well-being, and improving the level of technical equipment of Ukraine to counter Russian aggressive designs in this country,” Pompeo added.
He stressed that Ukraine is going through a crucial stage in its history.
Earlier it was reported that Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin and Mike Pompeo discussed the strategic partnership between the United States and Ukraine at the State Department.