President of Ukraine

President met with the President of the European Council

8 November 2018 - 14:18

President met with the President of the European Council

On the second day of his visit to Helsinki, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with President of the European Council Donald Tusk.

The Head of State thanked Donald Tusk for strong messages in protection of Ukraine against Russian aggression.

The President of the European Council noted the efforts of the President of Ukraine aimed to implement reforms and welcomed the achievement of an important agreement with the International Monetary Fund that will contribute to macroeconomic stabilization in Ukraine.

In the context of preparations for the elections in Ukraine and the European Union in 2019, Petro Poroshenko and Donald Tusk acknowledged the need to strengthen the coordination of efforts in counteracting Russia's external interference through cyberattacks, misinformation and subversion.