US Senator John McCain said that Ukraine will be able to return its lands in the next year. He said this today in Mariupol, in interview broadcasted by "112 Ukraine".
"I saw that the cooperation between our two countries is important for the safety of Ukraine's borders. In 2017, we will defeat the invaders and send them back to where they came from. And Putin, I want to say that he would never be able to deprive Ukrainians of freedom and independence" - McCain said.
He also conveyed greetings to Ukraine from the American people.
As reported earlier, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko together with the US delegation led by Senator John McCain arrived at the command post in the Shirokino area at the demarcation line to congratulate the troops on the New Year.