Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andriy Parubiy will pay a visit to the United States of America on June 12-16.
This has been reported by the press service of the Verkhovna Rada.
"During the stay in Washington (USA), Speaker Parubiy will have a series of high level meetings. In particular, the visit program includes meetings with Paul Ryan, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Mac Thornberry, Chairperson of the Committee on Armed Services of the United States House of Representatives, Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the Committee on Armed Services of the United States House of Representatives, Eliot Engel, Ranking Member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the United States House of Representatives," the report said.
According to the program, a solemn event in the framework of the Ukrainian Days in the United States Congress devoted to 20th anniversary of the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus and a meeting with members of the Senate Ukraine Caucus are scheduled to take place.
The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will speak at "US-UA Working Group Yearly Summit V: Providing Ukraine with an Annual Report Card" and also meet with John McCain, Chairman of the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services, and Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services.
The ceremony of honoring the Holodomor victims with the participation of representatives of the Ukrainian community in the United States is also planned during the visit to the Memorial to Victims of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-33.