REUTERS

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday spoke of "extremely important talks on the diversification of gas supply sources" that had taken place earlier today, during his official visit to the State of Qatar.

"We agreed that Qatar is ready to provide liquefied gas to us," Poroshenko said, according to the president's press service

Read alsoKyiv, Doha agree on military-technical cooperationThe Ukrainian leader added that the supply of Qatari liquefied natural gas was possible through the terminal in Poland, as well as along the Turkish route through the Bosphorus.

The head of state noted that the sides would follow up on the issue during the upcoming negotiations set to be held shortly.

The president also stressed that "these sources of liquefied gas supply from a reliable partner of Ukraine, Qatar, will create unique opportunities for improving our energy security".