In the Administration of the President of Ukraine confirmed today the information on the ground over the last 10 years visit to the former Soviet Republic, the head of the Pentagon. General of the marine corps James Mattis will arrive in Kiev on August 23, and the next morning his planned appearance at a military parade on Independence square in the group of the VIP guests of the highest leadership of Ukraine.
In addition to the meeting with the President of Ukraine, James Mattis intends to communicate with his counterpart, army General of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak.
U.S. Department of defense on the eve of a transatlantic flight, his boss issued a statement outlining the key objectives of the advent of Mattis in the Mother of Russian Cities. Minister de “assured Ukrainian partners that the United States is firmly committed to the goal of restoring sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine”. This refers to the repetition of previously stated position of the Pentagon about the Russian and Crimea “temporarily occupied” regions of Lugansk and Donetsk regions. James Mattis also will work with the Commander in chief of the armed forces of Ukraine Poroshenko and defense Minister Poltorak the issues of “strengthening the strategic partnership between our two countries.”
In order not to lose face in front of honored American soldier-favorite Donald trump, the capital almost every night rehearsing the passing parade. And on the Left Bank of the Dnieper gunners work out the algorithm of implementation of the volleys of the firing units.
Command of Land forces of Ukraine yesterday warned via Facebook residents and guests of the capital about the impending firings. However, the message read clearly.
Loud gunfire from Trukhaniv island (the guns were aimed at the Postal square in Kiev Podil) has scared away not only tourists in the numerous cafes on the waterfront, and passers-by. Impressions from seen and heard on Friday evening, shared photographer Irina Moroz.
Sound wave, as evidenced by Ms. frost, gave such force that the breath and laid ears. “Who was in the war, he knows,” wrote the photographer.
Actively run by foreigners who still are under the impression the yesterday terrorist act in Spain.
“In Kiev, a huge number of people who heard these explosions are not “fake” – outraged journalist Georgy Quiet. – A very happy holiday staged, you morons!”.