The Presidents of Ukraine and the USA hold talks in New York on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, according to Interfax.
"We had very important negotiations with the US leaders, we had a long talk with the US President Barack Obama, when we had an opportunity to discuss our next steps in implementing Minsk agreement and decisive steps in coordinating our efforts in creating the road map, implementing these agreements, prioritizing the security component of the Minsk agreement and the date of implementing the political part of the Minsk process,” – said Poroshenko.
Apart from that according to the President, they also discussed the issue of the US support of reforms in Ukraine, specifically, providing USD 1 billion loan guarantee for Ukraine.
“I consider, the loan guarantee to be allocated by the end of the year and they are transferred to the accounts of Ukrainian government,” – stated Poroshenko.
As it was reported, Poroshenko had a meeting with the Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg.