Poroshenko urged the U.S. Congress to give Ukraine weapons

Порошенко призвал Конгресс США дать Украине оружие

Poroshenko asked for weapons from U.S. Congress

The President met with a delegation of the U.S. Congress.

Poroshenko met with U.S. Congress delegation headed by Chairman of Subcommittee on foreign activities, foreign operations, and related programs Committee on appropriations of the house of representatives Harold Rogers. About it reports a press-service of the President.

Poroshenko urged to consider increasing allocations for the programme of assistance in security matters, Ukraine, including the provision of arms of defensive character.

“Members of Congress are assured that it will continue to politically and financially support the Ukraine in its struggle for the restoration of the sovereignty and territorial integrity, and reform efforts of the Ukrainian authorities”, – stated in the message.

Earlier, journalist Butusov said that lethal weapon of the USA in Ukraine.

Ukraine asked the US lethal weapon