Ukrainian foreign minister discusses measures to oppose Russia with Kerry

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin met with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the NATO headquarters in Brussels.

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin met with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the NATO headquarters in Brussels.

"The meeting's agenda included aspects of bilateral interaction and cooperation within the framework of NATO, the UN, the OSCE and other international organizations with the aim of opposing Russia's aggressive actions in relation to our state, its economic and political recovery," the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.

Klimkin briefed Kerry on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's peace plan and won full support from him, it said.

Kerry expressed the U.S.' absolute support for Ukraine's course toward European integration and broader interaction with NATO, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said.

Klimkin thanked the U.S. government for actively supporting Ukraine in every way possible.

"The Ukrainian and U.S. parties agreed to continue active contacts both on the bilateral level and within international organizations," it said.

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