President Poroshenko thanks the UK for supporting Ukraine's sovereignty20.04.2017 10:18 306
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko expressed his gratitude for a strong and reliable position of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in support of sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.
This is reported by the press service of the Head of State.
“I think that firm position of Great Britain, as signatory country to the Budapest Memorandum, provides guarantees of our sovereignty and territorial integrity, demonstrates extremely reliable position as regards our strategic partnership,” Petro Poroshenko said at the meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May.
The parties discussed the situation in Donbas. Theresa May also noted the importance of continuing the policy of sanctions against Russia as one of the efficient mechanisms for encouraging the aggressor to fulfill its international obligations. The President thanked for an effective cooperation with British instructors who trained Ukrainian military, as well as for an exchange of positive and efficient experience.
Particular attention was paid to the economic cooperation and the launch of a dialogue regarding simplifying the visa regime for Ukrainian citizens.