U.S. Department of State
Press Statement by James P. Rubin, Spokesman
Secretary's Trip to Ukraine
Secretary Albright will travel to Ukraine April 20-21, following her visit to Central Asia. This will be her second trip to Ukraine as Secretary. Her previous visit was in March 1998.
While in Kiev, the Secretary will consult with Ukrainian government officials on a broad range of bilateral and multilateral issues, including Ukraine's efforts to accelerate market reforms and speed its integration into the Euro-Atlantic community. She will underscore the United States' strong support for the ambitious reform agenda being undertaken by President Kuchma and Prime Minister Yushchenko.
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