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Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Andrei Parubiy said that he has “cautious optimism” about the U.S. providing Ukraine lethal defensive weapons, and noted that the agreement on security with the United States, which may be signed, provides for the deployment of us military reserves on the territory of Ukraine. He said this on air of the program “Freedom of speech” on ICTV channel.
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“It involves special operations, conducting joint scientific and technical developments and even placement on the territory of Ukraine military reserves of the United States of America. It brings a new level of cooperation between Ukraine and the USA”, – he stressed .
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The speaker added that the practice of similar agreements has long been used in the United States and similar documents were signed with Japan, Australia and Israel.
According to Parubiy, the issue of providing lethal weapons can be resolved in the near future.
We will remind, earlier Parubiy expressed the hope that the White house will take a decision on providing lethal weapons to Ukraine, including anti-tank Javelin, to the end of 2017.
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