Defense Minister of Ukraine Andriy Zagorodnyuk discussed with the strategic Advisor, Ministry of health of the United States Donald winter, the reform of defence procurement and a pilot project for the procurement of weapons under the program of the government of the United States, “International military sales”. The Minister said on his page in Facebook, reports
“The United States stands ready to further support Ukraine in implementing reforms in the defence sphere and security sector. This personally made sure during today’s meeting with the strategic Advisor of the United States Donald winter,” – said the Minister of defence.
According to him, the parties had a fruitful conversation on “reforming the system of defence procurement and transparency of this process.” “It is very important to minimize any risks of corruption in procurement,” added zagorodniuk.
“Not paid attention to issues related to the implementation of the pilot project, the procurement of weapons under the program of the government of the United States, “International military sales,” he said.
On the eve of the NSDC Secretary danyluk discussed with the military Advisor to the U.S. reform “Ukroboronprom”.
We will add, according to the press service of the government, Donald winter is a senior Advisor to the USA on reforming of the military-industrial complex of Ukraine. Winter former Secretary of the U.S. Navy and head of defense and aerospace companies, “has the necessary experience and the ability to facilitate decisions to enhance bilateral military-technical cooperation and the placing of orders for Ukrainian defense enterprises.” He was appointed senior adviser to 28 may in the framework of the active collaboration of the Pentagon with the Ukrainian defense Ministry. One of its strategic objectives is comprehensive assistance in reforming the state concern “Ukroboronprom”.