NEW-YORK (QHA) -

President of Ukraine met with a candidate for presidency Hillary Clinton. During the meeting the parties discussed the situation in the Donbas.

Ukrainian President stressed that Ukraine is struggling for freedom and democratic values that unite the entire civilized world, reported the press service of Poroshenko.

He also expressed gratitude to Clinton for the continued support of Ukraine.

The parties agreed that in order to oppose the Russian aggression it is important to strengthen the transatlantic unity and solidarity with Ukraine, as well as keep implementing the sanctions policy against Russia, according to the press-service.

Hillary Clinton noted the Ukraine's progress on the way to reforms and voiced support for their continuation. Petro Poroshenko is on a working visit to the US where he will attend the high-level segment of the 71-th session of the UN General Assembly.

PHOTO: president.gov.ua

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