President of Ukraine

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All Ukrainians must have a high-quality, European service when crossing the border, as stated by the President. “I instruct you to ensure high-quality public service in border crossing by Ukrainians and our guests; to prevent queues in which Ukrainians will have to wait for hours to cross the border. We have eliminated queues near embassies and we cannot allow their emergence near the border-crossing points. We still have time to get ready to this important event in the history of Ukraine,” Petro Poroshenko addressed the Head of the State Border Service of Ukraine.

President Petro Poroshenko visited the Main Center for Communication, Automation and Data Protection of the State Border Service of Ukraine. The Head of State conveyed means of radio communication received within the projects of international technical assistance from the U.S. Government.

President Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko and NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov and thanked them for a marvelous work on the return of funds stolen by former senior officials. “It is very important that we finally do not hype our intentions, but report on the results. And the result is 40 billion hryvnias transferred to the state budget,” the President emphasized.

In the framework of the working visit to the Republic of Belarus, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko discussed with President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko the issue of celebration of the 345th anniversary of Hetman Pylyp Orlyk who was born in the territory of modern Belarus.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko in the course of the working visit to the Republic of Belarus. The Heads of State discussed a wide range of issues on bilateral cooperation.

In the course of the working visit to the Republic of Belarus, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko visited Church of St. Michael together with President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko. The two leaders prayed for peace and prosperity of Ukrainian and Belarusian people.

On the anniversary of Chornobyl accident that took place on April 26, 1986, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko jointly commemorated Heroes of Chornobyl.

Ukraine-Belarus border was, is and will always be a border of friendship, good neighborliness and reliable partnership. A border of peace. And nobody will ever set Ukraine against Belarus. It was stated by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during the joint commemoration of Chornobyl accident with President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.

President Petro Poroshenko informed on a decision by COREPER to grant visa-free regime for Ukrainians.

On Wednesday, April 26, President Petro Poroshneko will meet with President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.