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The Pentagon is committed to a strategic partnership with Kiev

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As the RIA NewsThe head of the Pentagon, James Mattis, announced on August 20 that he intends to indicate Washington's commitment to a strategic partnership with Kiev during his visit to Ukraine.

His visit to this country is expected on August 24.

I have scheduled meetings with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, and I intend to underline our commitment to strategic partnership and our support for Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity.




In his words, he is also going to emphasize "the US efforts to train, equip and provide advisory support to the Ukrainian Armed Forces."

As he explained, the priority in resolving the Ukrainian issue belongs to diplomatic methods, noting that US Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volcker will visit with him.

I support the efforts of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to work there with our NATO allies and Ukraine and to pressure Russia to fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements.

- said the US Secretary of Defense.

He believes that this requires "an immediate ceasefire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the provision of unhindered access for OSCE monitors."
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  1. himRa
    himRa 21 August 2017 06: 19
    +7
    I support the efforts of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to cooperate there with our NATO allies and with Ukraine and to put pressure on Russia to fulfill its obligations under the Minsk Agreements.

    Partners are such patrons! Stupid have not yet realized that the great Ukrainians destroyed several empires including the Soviet, the United States is no exception!
    as in a song: retreating we go forward! this is about us wassat
    1. Thrall
      Thrall 21 August 2017 07: 06
      +2
      I wonder if Petya will let the Pentagon boss sit in his chair? smile
      1. maxim947
        maxim947 21 August 2017 07: 26
        0
        They have long had one thought in their head - "how tired they are! !, again you have to smile and promise something ..."
        1. samoletil18
          samoletil18 21 August 2017 07: 41
          +2
          This is not the Pentagon committed to something there. This Kiev is committed to sit on American bayonets.
          1. vladfill
            vladfill 21 August 2017 08: 37
            +1
            And he will sit, our Guarantor helped him with this by doing nothing and restraining LDNR.
            1. Tatyana
              Tatyana 21 August 2017 10: 14
              0
              I already wrote that:
              only a "herd of sheep" can trust Washington as a "goat" !!!
        2. Xnumx vis
          Xnumx vis 21 August 2017 09: 02
          +1
          The experience of the American "partners" in communicating with the Papuans is not small .. Glass beads, old hard drives, fire water. Svidomo Papuans are happy to receive gifts from the American sahib. In exchange for land and raids on the Russian bear.
        3. Normal ok
          Normal ok 21 August 2017 11: 49
          0
          Quote: maxim947
          They have long had one thought in their head - "how tired they are!"

          The very fact of the arrival of an official of this level suggests the opposite. It seems that the Americans decided to make an additional infusion of funds.
        4. Warrior with machine gun
          Warrior with machine gun 21 August 2017 12: 45
          +6
          and then two mad dogs met again to sit on the moon howling, because it doesn’t work to bite it (interesting, but what about the ugly noodles of the North Koreans?)))
      2. Nyrobsky
        Nyrobsky 21 August 2017 08: 49
        +2
        Quote: Thrall
        I wonder if Petya will let the Pentagon boss sit in his chair?

        So Petya himself sits in “his” chair on credit.
  2. Hoc vince
    Hoc vince 21 August 2017 06: 30
    +6
    An ideal slave is a slave who considers himself free. Plato
    1. 210ox
      210ox 21 August 2017 06: 40
      +1
      .... Soldiers of the Center group are marching through Ukraine .. V.S. Vysotsky .. Well, or their last amerz’s ..
      Quote: Hoc vince
      An ideal slave is a slave who considers himself free. Plato
  3. rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 21 August 2017 06: 31
    +4
    with our NATO allies and with Ukraine and in exerting pressure to Russia so that it fulfills its obligations under the Minsk agreements.

    Well, as usual, this can be set outside the framework of diplomatic relations. If the United States really does not understand that Russia has nothing to do with the civil war in Ukraine, then it is high time for American diplomacy to "drain the water" - the old tedium no longer passes even in Europe. But Russia is annoying.
    1. Logall
      Logall 21 August 2017 07: 17
      +15
      So is it all because of the Minsk agreements? belay And I thought that so they want to make friends. And after the war with them, we will generally- "do not spill water"!
  4. svp67
    svp67 21 August 2017 06: 49
    +7
    I have meetings with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, and I intend to underline our commitment to strategic partnership and our support for Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity.
    and quietly added:
    "Since the US is ready to fight for its interests BEFORE THE LAST UKRAINIAN"
    1. Ushly_bashkort
      Ushly_bashkort 21 August 2017 07: 01
      +3
      I just wanted to write about the same thing. And fools are happy to tumble to the tune of Amers.
      It’s enough just to stop giving loans to these cannibals and the war will end immediately, you can even continue to broadcast support from the stands.
  5. Mountain shooter
    Mountain shooter 21 August 2017 06: 50
    +2
    A ship under a star-striped flag no longer understands where it is sailing, it has a team with the captain to "understand". How can they "steer"? They will probably start now - some into the forest, some by firewood to command the unfortunate Ukraine. And her plants stop, in general, industry. How can GDP grow if energy consumption drops?
    1. Paranoid50
      Paranoid50 21 August 2017 09: 40
      +1
      Quote: Mountain Shooter
      And her plants stop, in general, industry.

      You only Catherine (y) The second do not say this ... laughing
      Quote: Mountain Shooter
      they’ll start now - some into the forest, some by firewood to command the unfortunate Ukraine.

      Duc, started a long time ago. Now they themselves do not quite understand what they have done. Obamchenko left an inheritance - a bunch of stinking. Yes, poking around. And Mattis should take care of the liver, or sew up before a visit to Dill and meetings with Petryga and Poltorashka. Keep away from sin. yes
  6. Vanek
    Vanek 21 August 2017 07: 04
    +2
    to exert pressure on Russia to fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements

    And what do we have to do with it?

    "According to him, this requires an immediate ceasefire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons ...

    Well, go ahead! Go ahead!
  7. samarin1969
    samarin1969 21 August 2017 07: 09
    +1
    American diplomacy cannot be denied efficiency. ... Found European "Kurds". For the sake of "independent independence", Ukrainians will fight cheaply for the interests of American corporations ... and not necessarily with Russia .... they will send to Raqqa - they will also go to Raqqa.
    1. Nyrobsky
      Nyrobsky 21 August 2017 08: 59
      +1
      Quote: samarin1969
      American diplomacy cannot be denied efficiency. ... Found European "Kurds". For the sake of "independent independence", Ukrainians will fight cheaply for the interests of American corporations ... and not necessarily with Russia .... they will send to Raqqa - they will also go to Raqqa.

      No, they won’t go to Cancer. They are okrom like in Europe, they don’t want anywhere else. True, they can be sent to Europe in a roundabout way, through Cancer wink
    2. Warrior with machine gun
      Warrior with machine gun 21 August 2017 12: 49
      +6
      and apparently as stupid, how many Kurds with their independence are already clumbing? and where is it? In the same place there are mirages in the desert, now the striped dogs of new fools were found directly in Europe.
  8. Vanek
    Vanek 21 August 2017 07: 25
    +2
    The Pentagon is committed to a strategic partnership with Kiev

    So I think that Kiev is also committed to strategic licking.
  9. aszzz888
    aszzz888 21 August 2017 08: 01
    +1
    and to exert pressure on Russia to fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements.
    - said the US Secretary of Defense.

    ... the dog of war is true to itself ... bully
  10. Kerensky
    Kerensky 21 August 2017 08: 25
    +1
    To bring something out, you must first enter it. Unclear? GSVG as an example ....
  11. Nyrobsky
    Nyrobsky 21 August 2017 09: 01
    0
    The pig in the shed also thinks that he and the owner are partners, until one of the autumn days the owner with a knife and blowtorch comes to him.
  12. Bob 57
    Bob 57 22 August 2017 10: 26
    0
    The end of the dollar!