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02.10.19 16:57

Scandal due to conversation of Trump, Zelenskyi won't prevent U.S. from providing assistance to Ukraine – Pompeo

Disputes between the U.S. Administration and his critics in the Democratic Party over the summer conversation between U.S. and Ukrainian Presidents Donald Trump and Volodymyr Zelenskyi will not prevent Washington from providing assistance to Kyiv, U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has stated.

Scandal due to conversation of Trump, Zelenskyi won't prevent U.S. from providing assistance to Ukraine – Pompeo

Censor.NET reports citing Interfax.

He said at a conference in Rome they would continue to do this even in the situation when there is so much noise about this story.

Pompeo explained that the U.S. policy towards Ukraine during Trump's administration is not undergoing significant changes. It aims at helping fight against the "Russian threat," as well as assisting Kyiv, seeking to eradicate corruption and build a strong economy.

Pompeo also confirmed that he had been present at Trump's telephone conversation with Zelenskyi. Earlier this was reported by American mass media.

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