Ukraine can become the main ally of the United States.
In the United States have developed a bill that provides for increased support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, the extension of military assistance and the status of the main political and military ally outside NATO, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“This status can be used to simplify the transfer of Ukraine of defense”, — stated in the message of the diplomatic mission.
In 2014, the grant of such status to Ukraine was made by the previous President Petro Poroshenko, however, his American counterpart Barack Obama, despite the decision of the Committee of the Senate, refused. To date, this status has at least 15 countries.
Sponsors of the bill were the heads of the foreign Affairs Committee, the democratic Congressman Eliot Engel and Republican Michael mccaul, also the chair and co-chair of the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, energy and the environment this Committee, Democrat Viliam Keating and Republican Adam Kinzinger.
Florence monument, donated by Ukraine
President Vladimir Zelensky, commenting on the law,, thanked “for consistent support of territorial integrity of Ukraine”.