Pompeo: sanctions against Russia will remain in force until the restoration of territorial integrity of Ukraine

Moscow, 31 Jan – “News.Economy.” U.S. sanctions against Russia will remain in force until the restoration of the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, said U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

“it was a Good discussion with (the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine – approx. ed.) Vadym Prystayko. The United States welcomes Ukraine’s efforts to establish peace in the Donbas. Russia needs to reciprocate. Our sanctions will remain in place as long as the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine will not be restored,” said Pompeo on Friday after a meeting in Kiev with Pristayko, reports “Interfax”.

Pompeo January 31 is c visit in Ukraine. The Secretary of state has already held meetings with Prystayko, Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky and Primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, Metropolitan of Kiev and all Ukraine Epiphany.

Pompeo paid tribute to those killed in the Donbas Ukrainians laid flowers at the memorial “Wall of remembrance for Ukraine” at St. Michael’s monastery. Text: News.Economy