U.S. Adviser Bolton Visits Ukraine to Gauge New Authorities

Zelenskiy and Trump could meet soon in Poland

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton and U.S. Embassy Charge d'Affairs William Taylor attend a wreath-laying ceremony at the memorial for soldiers killed in a recent conflict in eastern Ukraine
August 27, 2019

KIEV (Reuters) - John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, said on Tuesday that he had traveled to Kiev to hear the priorities of the new government following the election of President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.

Bolton told reporters that Zelenskiy and Trump could meet soon in Poland, but he did not give a date. Bolton added that it was in the United States' interest to see a successful Ukraine.

(Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by)

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