At the very beginning of the meeting with Kurt Volker, the U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine, Andrey Parubiy, the Speaker of the Verkhovnaya Rada (Ukrainian Parliament), stated that Kiev is waiting for Washington’s decision to supply lethal weapons to Ukraine, 112 Ukraine TV channel reported on October 28.
Besides that, the head of the Parliament of ‘independent Ukraine’ urged overseas partners to extend and strengthen sanctions against Russia.
The US diplomat is going to meet the President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko shortly.
During the preparations to the long-expected visit of Kurt Volker to Kiev many iconic Ukrainian politicians stated that they count on Washington to increase pressure on Moscow.
Source: Rossa Primavera News Agency