Poroshenko and US senators visited a command post in the Donbass

Visit Shirokino Ukraine’s President associated with desire “to congratulate the Ukrainian military” happy New year

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko visited with U.S. senators John McCain, Lindsey Graham and Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch command post in the area of Shirokino Donetsk region, to congratulate the Ukrainian military with the New year. The head of state wrote in Facebook.

“It’s nice that the Ukrainian defenders had the opportunity to hear from our American friends: we defend Ukrainian independence, but also the values of the democratic world,” – said Poroshenko.

Previously, the results of the Ukrainian-American negotiations, it was officially reportedthat “the sides noted the importance of continuing efforts to secure Russia’s compliance with obligations under the Minsk agreements and conservation policies of the international sanctions against Russia until full recovery of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, including Crimea”.

Poroshenko, in particular, invited the senators to visit the Donbass to obtain objective information in the conflict region.