US Deputy Treasury Secretary Visits Kyiv

by Roman Cheplyk
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
US Deputy Treasury Secretary Visits Kyiv

US Deputy Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo’s visit to Kyiv is a significant step in reinforcing the United States’ support for Ukraine

Key Points:

  • Visitor: Wally Adeyemo, US Deputy Treasury Secretary
  • Purpose: Discuss US support for Ukraine, sanctions on Russia, and the use of frozen Russian assets


  1. Meetings with High-Ranking Officials:

    • Discussing ongoing and future US support for Ukraine.
    • Enhancing sanctions pressure on the Russian Federation.
    • Strategies for utilizing profits from frozen Russian assets to benefit Ukraine.
  2. Engagements:

    • Meetings with aides of President Volodymyr Zelenskyi.
    • Discussions with scientists and civil society groups to gather diverse perspectives.
  3. Key Issues:

    • Fighting Corruption:
      • Emphasis on combating corruption within Ukraine to ensure transparency and accountability.
    • Attracting Private Investments:
      • Discussions on increasing public sector funding to create a conducive environment for private investments in Ukraine.


  • US Support: Reinforces the United States' commitment to supporting Ukraine in its defense and recovery efforts.
  • Sanctions and Asset Utilization:
    • Aims to intensify economic pressure on Russia by enhancing sanctions.
    • Focus on leveraging frozen Russian assets to aid Ukraine financially.


The agenda focuses on intensifying sanctions against Russia, utilizing frozen Russian assets to benefit Ukraine, and addressing corruption to attract private investments. Through meetings with Ukrainian officials, scientists, and civil society groups, Adeyemo aims to strengthen the collaborative efforts between the US and Ukraine in overcoming current challenges.

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