Ukrainian Foreign Minister: US ready to bear down upon Russia

The United States is ready to exert pressure on Moscow in the settlement of the conflict in Donbass, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin said.

President of the United States Donald Trump put up Klimkin in the White House last week, the parties discussed further support of Ukraine from the US. Also, the minister held talks with Vice President Michael Pence, the topic of the meeting was the situation in Donbass.

According to the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Valery Chaly, the meeting between Klimkin and Trump took place on the initiative of Kiev and testifies to the support of Ukraine from the United States.

"The main result is a clear message of support for Ukraine... One of the main political signals - and this is also very important - is a real desire to be drawn to pressure on Russia. This is the message I heard absolutely from all my interlocutors. Now the forms of how the US will be involved are being discussed," the Ukrainian minister said.

DONi News Agency