KYIV (QHA) -

US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie L. Yovanovitch declared her belief that the United States will support the preservation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine regardless of the election results.

“I have full confidence that no matter who is the next President, the United States will remain a strong partner for Ukraine in the transition period, and under the new administration,” said the US Ambassador to Ukraine.

She also assured that despite any statements by the candidates, sanctions against Russia will not be lifted.

“Everyone knows that there is a strong consensus that the sanctions will be extended in December,” she said.

Reportedly, according to preliminary poll, the Republican candidate Donald Trump won the US presidential election.

Photo: Internet

QHA