US Secretary of Defense confirms support for integrity of Ukraine

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis in a telephone conversation with Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz confirmed his support for the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

This has been reported by the Ministry of National Defense of Poland.

"The ministers discussed the security situation in the region given the threat to the so-called eastern flank [NATO], Poland, the Baltic countries and Romania, and the deployment of US troops in Poland. The US Secretary of Defense confirmed his support for the independence and integrity of Ukraine," the report said.

The parties also discussed the issues related to the terrorist threat and actions of North Korea.


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