Stepan Poltorak to US congressmen: Ukrainians do not fear Russia and are ready to defend every inch of their land

2017-04-13 10:35:00 | ID: 29300

Minister of Defence of Ukraine General of the Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak held talks with US congressmen.

The parties discussed current situation in east of Ukraine and at the boundary with Russian Federation, as well as focused on bilateral cooperation.

“Despite the strength of the enemy’s army the Ukrainians do not fear Russia and are ready to defend every inch of their land,” the Minister said.

Gen. Poltorak also spoke about the progress of defence reform and thanked the US government and people for support.

Congressmen expressed their satisfaction with implemented and ongoing reforms.