US Undersecretary of state will visit Ukraine on February 21

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U.S. Deputy Secretary John Sullivan will visit Ukraine on 21 February, will meet with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman and foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, said in a statement the U.S. state Department.

Meetings with Ukrainian officials will be held in the framework of the visit of Sullivan to Europe. From 16 to 23 February, he in addition to Ukraine to visit Germany, Italy, Latvia and Belgium.

«Sullivan February 21, will hold a meeting with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, Prime Minister Hroisman and foreign Minister Klimkin,» reads the message.

He «stressed the importance for Ukraine of fast implementation possible economic and anti-corruption reforms and confirm American support of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity,» — says the state Department.

In Riga, the American diplomat February 22, will hold a «meeting with senior officials.» «He will confirm the commitment as a NATO member under article 5 (mutual defence) and will discuss economic and investment issues and priorities in the bilateral relations», — stated in the message.

On Friday, February 23, the diplomat will travel to Brussels.

Before a tour of Eastern Europe, February 18-20, Sullivan will visit Rome, and before that will take part in the work of the U.S. delegation in the framework of the Munich security conference, said the Agency.

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