Yatseniuk and Merkel meet in Berlin
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk in Berlin on Thursday, January 8 to discuss the situation in Ukraine.
It is expected that the two heads of government will focus on discussing the the implementation of strategic reforms in Ukraine, the financial and economic situation in the country and international support and cooperation in the economic, investment and energy sectors.
Special attention will also be paid to the situation in Donetsk and Luhansk regions, Crimea, as well as countering Russia’s aggressive policy.
The Information and Public Relations department of the secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has told an UNIAN correspondent that the meeting is also being attended by Ukrainian Finance Minister of Natalia Jaresko, Minister of Economic Development and Trade Aivaras Abromavicius, Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and CEO of national oil and gas company Naftogaz Ukrainy Andriy Kobolev.