Poroshenko noted that the meeting with trump in Brussels he “thoroughly” discussed the upcoming summit with Putin in Helsinki. The Ukrainian leader also “thoroughly” informed the U.S. President of “North stream -2”
Petro Poroshenko and Donald trump
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At the meeting with the President of the United States Donald trump in the framework of the NATO summit in Brussels, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko “thoroughly discussed” the impending meeting with the us leader Vladimir Putin in Helsinki. This is stated in the press service of the head of state following the meeting.
“We are actually very carefully discussed and the next meeting of the President of trump in Helsinki on Monday 16 July. The sides thoroughly discussed the issues of “Nord stream-2”, I very in detail informed the President of trump “, — stated the head of state.
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Earlier, the “European Pravda” citing two sources in the presidential administration of Ukraine reported on the 20-minute meeting with trump and Poroshenko on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels. However, the publication confirmed only the fact of the discussion of the “Nord stream-2”. That the two leaders also talked about the upcoming meeting between trump and Putin have not been reported. However, on July 10 the Ukrainian leader wrote an article in the Financial Times, where he advised Trump “Putin to instruct on the right path” and to address the issues associated with Ukraine “without Ukraine”.
The meeting of presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald trump on the 16th of July in Helsinki. It will be discussed the situation in Syria and Ukraine. With the heads of state will arrive in the capital of Finland and a number of senior officials from both sides, first Secretary of state Mike Pompeo and the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov.