Ukraine, U.S. discuss possible increase of American military aid for Ukraine

18:56, 15 May 2019

Valeriy Chaly, Ukraine's ambassador in the U.S. met with Roy Blunt, the Republican Senator from Missouri and the Chairman of the Senate Rules Committee. The Ukrainian Embassy posted that on Facebook.

The two sides discussed the prospects of increasing the 2020 U.S. budget expenditures to support Ukraine's in the defense and security area.

The Ukrainian official updated the Senator on the latest developments in the occupied section of Donbas and the annexed Crimea and insisted that the further strengthening of Ukraine-U.S. strategic partnership is crucial.