The senators urged trump to strengthen support for Ukraine

Сенаторы призвали Трампа усилить поддержку Украины

The senators appealed to Donald Trump a call to strengthen the support of Ukraine.

A group of 27 us senators sent an open letter to elected President of the United States Donald Trump a call to strengthen the support of Ukraine, reports Reuters.

“In light of the ongoing Russia’s aggression and repeated refusal to respect the territorial integrity and the sovereign right of Ukraine to determine their own destiny, we also echo the call for the United States to increase political, economic and military support of Ukraine”, – stated in the text of the letter.

The senators also urged not to recognize the annexation of Crimea, as well as to maintain in force the sanctions imposed on Russia in connection with the situation in the East of Ukraine.

Among the signatories – the 12 senators from the Republican party of the United States and 15 from Democratic.

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