IMF to Send Review Mission to Ukraine
IMF Communications Department Director Gerry Rice said that IMF leadership had been in constant contact with Kyiv during the presidential transition period
“I can confirm that the Managing Director, in fact, has been in touch with Mr. Zelenskyi on his election as president of Ukraine,” he said.
Rice said that IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde had been in touch with outgoing President Petro Poroshenko, thanking him for close cooperation during his presidency and expressing the hope and the expectation that progress under the economic program would continue.
“[Lagarde] underscored that the IMF continues to stand ready to support Ukraine and to help it meet the challenges that lie ahead,” Rice said.