U.S. Department of State News: Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman

U.S. Department of State News: Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman

WASHINGTONU.S. Department of State today released the following statement:

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎

Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman on June 27, 2018, on the sidelines of the Ukraine Reform Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark.  The two discussed anti-corruption reforms, Ukraine’s IMF package, energy security, and humanitarian issues.

During the meeting, Deputy Secretary Sullivan reinforced the importance of the Ukrainian government meeting the IMF’s requirements for the next installment of its financial assistance package.  The Deputy Secretary also emphasized the importance of energy sector reform and reiterated U.S. opposition to Nord Stream 2.

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