Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Oksana Markarova signed a lease agreement for the premises where Ukraine's new foreign diplomatic mission in the United States will be located.
"A moment that will definitely be part of the history of Ukraine–U.S. relations. Today we took another important step towards the opening of the Consulate General of Ukraine in Houston, Texas," the Embassy of Ukraine in the United States announced on Facebook.
It is noted that Markarova signed a lease agreement for the premises where the new foreign diplomatic mission of Ukraine in the United States will be officially located.
"We are extremely pleased to have the opportunity to increase and develop Ukraine's presence in the United States. The Southern United States has a large and active Ukrainian community, as well as great potential for developing new strategic areas of the Ukrainian-American partnership," the Embassy added.