UKRAINE'S FOREIGN MINISTER MEETS WITH BRITISH AMBASSADOR ON EVE OF VISIT

Kyiv
26.01.10



Ambassador Leigh Turner with Foreign Minister Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister, Petro Poroshenko, met today with Britain’s Ambassador to Ukraine, Leigh Turner.

Mr. Poroshenko expressed his gratitude for Britain's consistent support of Ukrainian aspirations for the EU membership and stressed that Ukraine will remain a strategic partner of the United Kingdom.

Other matters under discussion were the further development of economic cooperation between the two countries, political dialogue during 2010, visa issues and the forthcoming Conference on Afghanistan (which will be held in London on 28 January and which Mr Poroshenko will attend).

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister will arrive in Britain tomorrow on a two-day working visit.



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