Secretary Michael R. Pompeo’s Meeting with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Prystaiko

January 31, 2020
Office of the Spokesperson

The following is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadym Prystaiko in Kyiv, Ukraine. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Prystaiko discussed next steps to advance diplomatic efforts to end the Russia-instigated conflict in eastern Ukraine. The Secretary reaffirmed the United States will continue to work with Allies and partners to press Russia to implement its security commitments under the Minsk agreements. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Prystaiko discussed Ukraine’s progress on reforms critical to its Euro-Atlantic integration. The Secretary underscored unwavering U.S. support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.