US Secretary of State to discuss Ukraine’s situation in Kiev
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 5
United States Secretary of State John Kerry has already arrived in Ukraine today, a source in the delegation said, Interfax-Ukraine reported.
Kerry's plane landed at the Boryspil International Airport, the statement says.
As reported, during the visit, Kerry will meet with the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk, Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and members of the Ukrainian parliament.
The secretary will be discussing the reforms and ways to de-escalate the conflict in the eastern parts of Ukraine.
"The visit will become another attestation of U.S. support for Ukraine," Foreign Ministry spokesman Yevhen Perebyinis said. "Among priority issues to be discussed at the meeting are progress in pushing the reforms in our country and searching for ways to de-escalate
the situation in Ukraine."