Stepan Poltorak, Ukrainian Defense Minister, left for the US on a working visit, as press service of Defense Ministry informs.
"During the visit, Defense Minister will meet his counterpart, US Secretary of Defense, with Deputy Secretary of State, as well as take part in the forum The ongoing fight for freedom in Ukraine ", stated in the message.
In addition, the Minister will visit the Walter Reed US Military Medical Center, where Ukrainian soldiers, wounded during the ATO, are treated.
Andriy Paruby, first deputy chairman of the Verkhovna Rada, is also on visit to the US for September 23-25. He will deliver speech in Congress on international obligations regarding security of Ukraine.