President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a phone conversation with President of the European Council Donald Tusk.
The Head of State thanked Donald Tusk for his significant personal support of Ukraine on the path of rapprochement with the European Union and counteraction to Russian aggression over the past five years. “Due to our joint efforts, Ukraine and the European Union today are closer than ever in the history of bilateral relations,” Petro Poroshenko said.
The President of the European Council highly appreciated the role of President Poroshenko in advancing the European integration agenda of Ukraine and strengthening the pro-Ukrainian international coalition on countering Russian aggression during his presidency.
Donald Tusk commended the Ukrainian authorities on providing free and democratic presidential elections that created a new high standard for the electoral process in Eastern Europe.
The President of the European Council invited the President of Ukraine to take part in the commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the Eastern Partnership Initiative in Brussels.