President of Ukraine

Volodymyr Zelenskyy had a phone conversation with the US Secretary of State

10 January 2020 - 16:03

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy had a phone conversation with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

The Head of State informed the interlocutor about the course of the investigation into the crash of the Ukrainian plane in Tehran.

Mike Pompeo expressed condolences on behalf of the American people over the tragedy, support and willingness to assist in an impartial investigation.

“We are grateful for the valuable support of the United States in investigating the causes of the disaster. I met with US Chargé d'Affaires Christine Quinn and received important information that may help with the investigation,” Volodymyr Zelenskyy said.

The current development of the situation in the Middle East and the prospects for its normalization were also discussed.

The interlocutors coordinated further schedule of bilateral contacts between Ukraine and the US at the highest level, first of all, Mike Pompeo's visit to Ukraine at the end of January postponed from January 3.