Marie L. Yovanovitch is to arrive in Kyiv newt week to take the office of U.S. Ambassador in Ukraine. The Embassy tweeted this on Friday.
‘Looking forward to welcoming Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch to Ukraine next week!,’ reads the message.
In mid-July, the U.S. Senate approved the nomination of diplomat Marie Yovanovitch as a new United States Ambassador to Ukraine instead Geoffrey Pyatt.
Marie Yovanovitch worked in Ukraine in 2001-2004 as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv.