What You Need to Know:
✅ The level of US support to Ukraine is the highest of all time – more than $650 million;
✅ Joint Ukraine-U.S. projects in military-technical cooperation and other spheres will allow no time to be lost during the US Presidential transition;
✅ Ukraine's Embassy to the United States work with both the Clinton and Trump campaigns to build a strategy of cooperation during the next period.
The level of the U.S. support to Ukraine is the highest it has ever been – Ukraine expects to receive $650 million in American aid. Ukraine and the U.S. also cooperate in space, military technology, and other areas. The Ukrainian Ambassador to the U.S. Valeriy Chaly says that these projects will allow no time to be lost during the US Presidential transition.
Ukraine's Embassy helps both Hillary Clinton's and Donald Trump's campaigns to build strategic platforms of Ukraine-U.S. cooperation. Chaly emphasizes: "We want both candidates to understand that Ukraine will never remain a gray buffer zone between NATO and Russia." Chaly views Ukraine not only as a strategic partner to the U.S. but also a country that will contribute to European security.
Hromadske’s Nataliya Gumenyuk spoke to Valeriy Chaly, the Ukrainian Ambassador to the United States on August 13th, 2016.