Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Members of the Ukrainian Rada

MEDIA NOTE
OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON
MAY 6, 2021

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with leading members of Ukraine’s parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, in Kyiv. Secretary Blinken underscored our commitment to democratic principles and institutions as well as the United States’ unwavering support for Ukraine’s sovereignty, territorial integrity, and independence. Secretary Blinken and Rada members discussed the importance of passing key legislation to advance rule of law, anti-corruption, and economic reforms that will strengthen Ukraine’s democracy and economy, and further Euro-Atlantic integration.