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Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak took part in a meeting with the political advisers to the leaders of the Normandy Four on Friday in Berlin as part of the Ukrainian delegation.

The parties will discuss the progress in the work of the Trilateral Contact Group, the implementation of the agreements reached within the December summit in the Normandy format in Paris and the prospects of holding the next meeting of the leaders of the Normandy Four in Berlin.

As part of the initiative of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy aimed to create programs to support SMEs during the coronavirus epidemic, the National Entrepreneurship Development Project Diia.Business officially opened its first Entrepreneurship Support Center with a consulting area for micro, small and medium businesses in Kharkiv.

A regular meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group (Ukraine, Russia, OSCE) was held in the format of a video conference with the participation of representatives of certain districts of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine as part of the Ukrainian delegation.

The main topic of conversation was the further implementation of the agreements between President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy and President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro against the backdrop of the pandemic.

The Ukrainian delegation led by Head of the Office of the President Andriy Yermak met with the Turkish delegation led by Spokesperson and Special Adviser to the President of Turkey İbrahim Kalın.

Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Ihor Zhovkva had a phone conversation with Head of Diplomatic Advisory Services at the Presidential Affairs Unit of the Communications and Strategy Sector of the Federal Chancellery Térence Billeter.

Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Ihor Zhovkva met with Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to Ukraine Kaimo Kuusk.

In the international arena, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy defends first of all the economic interests of the Ukrainian state. Ukraine is preparing to revise quotas on the supply of products to the European Union under the Association Agreement with the EU. This was stated by Deputy Head of the Office of the President Ihor Zhovkva in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine.

At the Eastern Partnership summit to be held on June 18 in a video conference format, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy will address the issue of coordination of efforts in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the prospects of Ukraine's membership in the European Union. This was stated by Deputy Head of the Office of the President Ihor Zhovkva in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine.