UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA
CONSISTORY OFFICE OF PUBLIC RELATIONS
Geoffrey Pyatt Sworn In as New U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine
On Tuesday, July 30, 2013 His Grace Bishop Daniel and representatives of Ukrainian-American community traveled to the U. S. Department of State in Washington, DC in order to participate in the solemn Oath of Office ceremony, as Ambassador Geoffrey R. Pyatt was sworn in as the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine.
With over two hundred and fifty people in attendance and in the presence of a dozen of foreign ambassadors to the United States of America and various Ambassadors of the US government to foreign nations, the US Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns administered the oath of office.
Ambassador Pyatt’s Oath of Office was administered in the presence of his wife, children and parents.