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US promised Ukraine support in countering “Russian aggression”

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US promised Ukraine support in countering “Russian aggression”

The United States will continue to strongly support Ukraine’s efforts to build up defense capabilities against the backdrop of "Russian aggression." This was stated by the head of the Pentagon, Mark Esper, write Ukrainian media.


On Wednesday, a telephone conversation took place between US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and the head of the Ukrainian military department, Andrei Taran, in which the Pentagon head confirmed that the United States would strongly support Ukraine in confronting "Russian aggression."

Defense Secretary Reaffirms U.S. Support for Enhancing Ukrainian Capabilities to Defend More Effectively from Russian Aggression

- The Pentagon press service said in a statement.

In addition, in a conversation with Taran, Esper emphasized that there is a need to support Ukraine’s efforts in confronting Russia by European allies. According to him, European countries should more widely participate in the reforms carried out by Ukraine on the way of the country's accession to NATO.

The US Secretary of Defense also praised "the progress of Ukrainian defense reforms," ​​and his Ukrainian counterpart, in response, "reaffirmed the Ukrainian armed forces' commitment to NATO standards and promised to continue to adhere to Ukraine’s accession to the North Atlantic Alliance."
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  1. knn54
    knn54 April 9 2020 09: 58 New
    +5
    What can you do, such a policy, fires do not extinguish, but add fuel.
    1. Uncle lee
      Uncle lee April 9 2020 10: 15 New
      +5
      praised the "progress of Ukrainian defense reforms"
      And they throw in "firewood", then Javelins, then BMP-1 ... Peacekeepers mlyn!
      1. novel66
        novel66 April 9 2020 10: 37 New
        +4
        and what is the progress? they don’t climb into the boilers - this is only for now, the Fuhrer will order ...
      2. Mebius
        Mebius April 9 2020 12: 33 New
        -1
        Quote: Uncle Lee
        praised the "progress of Ukrainian defense reforms"
        And they throw in "firewood", then Javelins, then BMP-1 ... Peacekeepers mlyn!

        Well, some money from the IMF, so that they wouldn’t take a break from hunger and could shout zrada)))) Now it’s at stake, the last thing that the Outskirts left is its fertile land, watered with the blood of her ancestors who defended it .. Soon it will go on sale!
  2. Artemy Morozov
    Artemy Morozov April 9 2020 10: 01 New
    +3
    Ukraine can only step on something or become a member of a circle! The result is one, again in clay!
    1. 210ox
      210ox April 9 2020 10: 10 New
      +3
      Lord! When will it finally begin. This "aggression" ..
      1. Lipchanin
        Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 23 New
        +8
        Quote: 210ox
        Lord! When will it finally begin. This "aggression" ..

        1. novel66
          novel66 April 9 2020 10: 38 New
          +4
          about. strategy flooded !!
          1. Lipchanin
            Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 42 New
            +3
            With tactics wink
            Hey Ya hi
            1. novel66
              novel66 April 9 2020 10: 46 New
              +5
              Hello! hi and ours are, indeed, stupid
              1. Lipchanin
                Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 50 New
                +4
                Well so on other directions entirely ditches and fences request
                1. novel66
                  novel66 April 9 2020 10: 55 New
                  +5
                  I thought we have tanks to overcome this ...
                  1. Lipchanin
                    Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 02 New
                    +5
                    Quote: novel xnumx
                    I thought we have tanks to overcome this ...

                    Not for this, the Sumerians built to overcome them. No.
                    The most notable builders of fences of all time laughing
                    1. novel66
                      novel66 April 9 2020 11: 03 New
                      +6
                      and this, drunk paratroopers, will overcome jokingly and not noticing
                      1. Lipchanin
                        Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 08 New
                        +4
                        Shhhh, don’t tell the Sumerians, otherwise they’ll be upset. lol
                    2. Vasyan1971
                      Vasyan1971 April 9 2020 12: 23 New
                      +2
                      Quote: Lipchanin
                      The most notable builders of fences of all time

                      I was always curious - from the back side of the "fence", it turns out that klyatyye moskali are filming a movie?
                      1. Lipchanin
                        Lipchanin April 9 2020 12: 26 New
                        +3
                        Quote: Vasyan1971
                        swear a movie filmed?

                        For the story !!! bully
      2. Mebius
        Mebius April 9 2020 12: 36 New
        -1
        Quote: 210ox
        Lord! When will it finally begin. This "aggression" ..

        laughing Yes, many were already tired of waiting .. I recalled a saying about a boy who liked to play shouting Wolves, wolves and everyone ran to help him .. And then a bear came and broke it silently and no one came to help ..)))))
    2. Mouse
      Mouse April 9 2020 10: 15 New
      +6
      or become a member of a circle!

      More likely the next member circle .... belay
      1. novel66
        novel66 April 9 2020 10: 38 New
        +4
        what to become a member of?
        1. Mouse
          Mouse April 9 2020 10: 46 New
          +4
          Quote: novel xnumx
          what to become a member of?

          The onal circle ... repeat sorry if that ....
          1. novel66
            novel66 April 9 2020 10: 48 New
            +4
            I'm something ... but they can take offense, as always
          2. Lipchanin
            Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 51 New
            +3
            Quote: Mouse
            Thus the onal circle.

            Maybe not "onal" but "anal"? laughing
            1. novel66
              novel66 April 9 2020 10: 56 New
              +5
              DANGEROUSLY!!!!!
              1. Lipchanin
                Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 04 New
                +3
                Quote: novel xnumx
                DANGEROUSLY!!!!!

                No more dangerous than coronovirus laughing
                1. novel66
                  novel66 April 9 2020 11: 06 New
                  +5
                  with this isolation, on danger, alcoholism comes first
                  1. Lipchanin
                    Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 09 New
                    +3
                    Quote: novel xnumx
                    with this isolation

                  2. Lipchanin
                    Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 13 New
                    +5
                    Quote: novel xnumx
                    alcoholism comes first

                    1. novel66
                      novel66 April 9 2020 11: 17 New
                      +5
                      Yes!!! that's it!
                      1. Lipchanin
                        Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 19 New
                        +4
                        Well tady happy holiday drinks
                      2. novel66
                        novel66 April 9 2020 11: 21 New
                        +5
                        with which, did not notice ??? not that I am against, but I need to know
                      3. Lipchanin
                        Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 28 New
                        +4
                        On April 9, the Orthodox Church honors the memory of St. Matrona. And this day was called - Matrena Semi-rape.

                        On this day, the world celebrates International Top Manager's Day, Finnish Language Day, World Konkani Day and the “laughing gas” birthday.

                        In 1682, the French explorer Robert de La Salle proclaimed the Mississippi River Delta to be the possession of the King of France, Louis XIV, in whose honor Louisiana was named. In 1747, in London, Simon Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat, was executed on treason charges. He became the last person in England sentenced to decapitation by a court. In 1799, the English chemist Humphrey Davy discovered the anesthetic properties of “laughing gas” (nitric oxide). In 1866, the United States introduced the Civil Rights Act, which granted all residents of the country equal rights (excluding Indians living on reserves or in uninhabited territories). In 1963, Winston Churchill became the first foreigner to whom the US Congress awarded the title of honorary citizen of the United States.

                        Read the details on UNIAN: https://www.unian.net/lite/holidays/10950278-9-aprelya-2020-kakoy-segodnya-prazdnik-primety-i-imeninniki-chto-segodnya-nelzya-delat.html

                        Electioneering laughing
                2. HAM
                  HAM April 9 2020 11: 29 New
                  +6

                  Will always come to the rescue ...... [i] [/ i]
      2. Uncle lee
        Uncle lee April 9 2020 12: 46 New
        +3
        Such a lyubofffff
  • Lipchanin
    Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 16 New
    +8
    Quote: Artemy Morozov
    Ukraine can only step on something or become a member of a circle!

    1. novel66
      novel66 April 9 2020 10: 39 New
      +3
      So, have they already entered everything?
      1. Lipchanin
        Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 45 New
        +2
        Probably...
        In connection with self-isolation, I am a little behind life laughing
      2. Mouse
        Mouse April 9 2020 10: 48 New
        +3
        Not in NATO, so in guano ....
        1. novel66
          novel66 April 9 2020 10: 51 New
          +3
          and they differ ????
          1. Mouse
            Mouse April 9 2020 10: 55 New
            +3
            There is one substance ...
            Just called differently .... laughing
        2. Lipchanin
          Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 55 New
          +2
          Quote: Mouse
          Not in NATO, so in guano ....

          Same vegetable, only side view
          1. novel66
            novel66 April 9 2020 10: 59 New
            +5
            rotten such ....
            1. Lipchanin
              Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 04 New
              +3
              With rotten ...
              1. novel66
                novel66 April 9 2020 11: 05 New
                +4
                persistent smell of durian .. lol
                1. Lipchanin
                  Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 15 New
                  +3
                  And I don’t feel the mask laughing
                  1. novel66
                    novel66 April 9 2020 11: 19 New
                    +5
                    you will definitely feel it!
                    The smell of durian has a chemical name. This is a condensed aromatic compound Indole, reminiscent of fresh cabbage.

                    But for all, the smell of durian is his own. For some, it smells like sweaty socks, for some it’s garlic, for some it will remind you of the smell of rotten meat or even feces.
                    1. Lipchanin
                      Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 22 New
                      +3
                      Quote: novel xnumx
                      For some, it smells like sweaty socks,

                      So? lol
  • rocket757
    rocket757 April 9 2020 10: 04 New
    +5
    They know how to promise, everyone hurries. When it comes time to keep promises, such nuances pop up !!! those who were promised either stupor or hysteria ..... this is now the norm.
    1. Lipchanin
      Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 24 New
      +4
      Quote: rocket757
      those who were promised either stupor or hysteria ....

      Or, we play here, we don’t play here, and here I wrapped the fish
      1. rocket757
        rocket757 April 9 2020 10: 56 New
        +3
        Now the ranks of the promises are already not small, replenished, replenished.
        And here is a group of those who keep their promises and so they are only visible under a microscope. Very few of these.
        1. Lipchanin
          Lipchanin April 9 2020 11: 05 New
          +4
          Rarities request Like mammoths
  • Lipchanin
    Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 06 New
    +5
    The US Secretary of Defense also praised the "progress of Ukrainian defense reforms", and his Ukrainian counterpart, in response, "reaffirmed the adherence of the Ukrainian armed forces to NATO standards.

    "The cuckoo praises the rooster
    For praising the cuckoo "
    I. A. Krylov
    1. novel66
      novel66 April 9 2020 10: 40 New
      +4
      cock praises cuckoo ...
      1. Lipchanin
        Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 46 New
        +3
        Krylov too? belay lol
        1. novel66
          novel66 April 9 2020 10: 46 New
          +4
          from the unreleased ... lol
          1. Lipchanin
            Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 52 New
            +3
            And it turns out "on the table" he wrote recourse
            1. novel66
              novel66 April 9 2020 10: 53 New
              +4
              any writer writes "on the table" ... it's a tradition ..
              1. Lipchanin
                Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 57 New
                +3
                Not me!!!!
                I write immediately in VO !!!! lol
              2. Mouse
                Mouse April 9 2020 12: 35 New
                +6
                And it turns out "on the table" he wrote

                Not only ... some in the fireplace ....
                True govort, that manuscripts do not burn ... wink
                1. novel66
                  novel66 April 9 2020 12: 51 New
                  +5
                  they say the truth .. do not burn ..
  • Cowbra
    Cowbra April 9 2020 10: 07 New
    +3
    Go Eagles! And I am yours! I boldly stand behind your backs!
    Not all fools have been disposed of there yet?
    1. tihonmarine
      tihonmarine April 9 2020 10: 22 New
      +1
      Quote: Cowbra
      Go Eagles! And I am yours! I boldly stand behind your backs!
      Not all fools have been disposed of there yet?
      Western curators continue to reassure their aggressive “wards” in terms of providing military assistance. Such a Russophobian foothold, as Ukraine-Washington will not so easily pass. As they say, the Americans intend to fight "until the last Ukrainian." Moreover, NATO plans to widely use the Ukrainian living resource in all kinds of special operations beneficial to the West
    2. thinker
      thinker April 9 2020 10: 33 New
      +2
      And by the way, about the "eagles" -
      The year of hostilities, which began in 2014, cost Ukraine half of its fighters, cargo planes and military helicopters ... Whatever the true reasons, no other army - not even the Syrian or Iraqi - suffered such heavy losses in today's conflicts.

      https://inosmi.ru/military/20200409/247226672.html
      1. Moon
        Moon April 9 2020 16: 41 New
        -1
        Quote: thinker
        The year of hostilities that began in 2014 cost Ukraine half of its fighters, cargo planes and military helicopters

        if the list is not. If at all fit for departure, then you need to count.
        If the total is unlikely.
  • shinobi
    shinobi April 9 2020 10: 12 New
    +3
    And do they believe ?! fool The United States does not want to help its direct NATO allies, but it is not clear what instead of the state. They, Wahah!, Helped the Georgians.
    1. Lipchanin
      Lipchanin April 9 2020 10: 25 New
      +3
      Quote: shinobi
      . They are to the Georgians, Vahah !, how they helped.

      Well, if only to drape without looking back
    2. Mouse
      Mouse April 9 2020 10: 25 New
      +5
      The United States does not want to help its direct NATO allies, but here it is not clear what instead of the state.

      So they will push them to their direct "allies" wink
      According to him, European countries should more widely participate in the reforms carried out by Ukraine on the way of the country's accession to NATO.
  • tihonmarine
    tihonmarine April 9 2020 10: 20 New
    +1
    The United States will continue to strongly support Ukraine’s efforts to build up defense capabilities against the backdrop of "Russian aggression." This was stated by the head of the Pentagon, Mark Esper, write Ukrainian media.
    Well, there is no doubt about that, but Ukraine will not receive help from Karon-19.
  • Ros 56
    Ros 56 April 9 2020 10: 31 New
    +1
    Well, the whole world knows about promises and marriages, only Bandera savages are still doing this. Apparently such karma in these makers.
  • askort154
    askort154 April 9 2020 10: 47 New
    +4
    The Pentagon confirmed that the United States will support Ukraine in every possible way in resisting "Russian aggression".

    Nothing new. Everything goes according to the script developed by Brzezinski -
    Tear Ukraine away from Russia and make them enemies.
    1. rocket757
      rocket757 April 9 2020 11: 00 New
      +2
      Brzezinski was a big bastard about a person like that, but not at all / R / AK!
      It’s bad that our former leaders and servants passed all this by ear!
      However, for some, "deafness" did not just come about!
    2. iouris
      iouris April 9 2020 11: 00 New
      0
      ... and the RSFSR from the USSR. And make them enemies.
    3. Lelek
      Lelek April 9 2020 11: 13 New
      +3
      Quote: askort154
      Everything goes according to the script developed by Brzezinski -
      Tear Ukraine away from Russia and make them enemies.

      hi
      It was expressed by this skunk in life:
      1. iouris
        iouris April 9 2020 11: 30 New
        0
        Ukraine and for us is an outpost of the West. For the same purpose, it is also possible to gradually "detach from Russia" the Pskov region, Smolensk region, the Far East, etc. The problem is that the idea that the so-called "Ukraine" is a part of Russia, like the Russian Federation, has been erased from the consciousness of the new generation.
      2. Mebius
        Mebius April 9 2020 12: 50 New
        0
        Quote: Lelek
        Quote: askort154
        Everything goes according to the script developed by Brzezinski -
        Tear Ukraine away from Russia and make them enemies.

        hi
        It was expressed by this skunk in life:

        Everything is still and nothing has changed .. Even if we have "democracy" and the capitalist system .. Everything is much deeper!
        Here is an old Crocodile, you read and marvel ..

        The same patterns are now in relation to Russia!
  • iouris
    iouris April 9 2020 10: 59 New
    +1
    Apparently, the residual "toad gallop" of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is being prepared.
  • Lelek
    Lelek April 9 2020 11: 09 New
    +2
    (The Secretary of Defense reiterated US support for building the capabilities of Ukrainian forces aimed at more effective defense against Russian aggression.)

    But the head of French intelligence officially stated that talk about Russian aggression in / in the former Ukraine is nothing more than "bullshit" at the suggestion of the same USA.
  • rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 April 9 2020 11: 20 New
    +3
    against the background of "Russian aggression"
    You have not seen real "aggression" yet. The French and Germans at one time experienced this on themselves, but their memory is just felt worn out. The Americans so want Russia to finally hit on Bandera's Ukraine that it even reads in the eyes of not only the Pentagon chief, but also the former US ambassadors to Ukraine. So much room for yelling, for imposing new sanctions for the next 50 years. Dumbfounded by nationalism, Ukraine does not want to understand what fate its supporters have in store for it.
  • novobranets
    novobranets April 9 2020 11: 52 New
    +1
    The US Secretary of Defense praised "the progress of Ukrainian defense reforms," ​​and his Ukrainian counterpart, in response, "reaffirmed the adherence of the Ukrainian armed forces to NATO standards and promised to continue to adhere to the course of Ukraine's entry into the North Atlantic Alliance."
    It’s clear that Ukraine will not receive any real help from the states, but Ukraine needs to heat up the anti-Russian direction, and so they promise mountains of gold and 3 x 4m lard. But these promises are being pursued, although we have already tested on our own experience what these "promises" are worth. Life does not teach Ukrainians anything.
  • sanik2020
    sanik2020 April 9 2020 12: 05 New
    +1
    US promised Ukraine support in countering “Russian aggression”

    The squadrons behind Ukrainian backs will exhibit, or what? And already everything was promised.
  • Incompetent
    Incompetent April 9 2020 12: 05 New
    -1
    After Russia's entry into the world arena, the United States came to its senses and hit North Stream 2, entered Kurdistan in Syria (and now you cannot drive them out of there), gave weapons and instructors in Ukraine, help financially + the whole belt from the countries of "friends" is pumping with systems with cruise missiles in Romania and also in Poland, plus a bunch of Abrams tanks of the latest modification with KAZ, and then the Turks rested against Idlib, and we cannot support large forces that could resist the ground forces of Turkey if their division is in Idlib! ... and they arrive, as they say in the VO and on the border of their ogogo, in general, this military theater is far away, and we do not have enough CD carriers for a massive one-time withdrawal of all Turkey's capabilities to resistance, as you remember, the new 2nd frigate was not born yet !! And there are only 26-30 of them, plus at least 2 destroyers for each fleet, landing ships, supplies, etc.
  • APASUS
    APASUS April 9 2020 12: 15 New
    +1
    The head of the Pentagon, Mark Esper, once again confirmed the thesis about the fate of the Ukrainian people, who were painted into consumables!
  • svp67
    svp67 April 9 2020 14: 12 New
    +2
    US promised Ukraine support in countering “Russian aggression”
    Well, "consistency is a sign of skill." And the United States promises to support the fight against this infection, to throw masks, protective suits, mechanical ventilation ...?
  • NF68
    NF68 April 9 2020 16: 56 New
    +1
    Throw cookies and that's all.