Zelensky to visit Brussels next week – media

12:58, 29 May 2019
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Zelensky is to meet wtih EU leaders / Photo from UNIAN

The visit is scheduled for June 5 and will become the new president's first official travel abroad, the Ukrainian-based European Pravda news outlet said, citing own sources.

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Radio Liberty's Ukrainian service, in turn, reported that Zelensky is scheduled to meet with European Union leaders, namely President of the European Council Donald Tusk and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker.

On Zelensky's agenda are also a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and a joint press conference following the meeting.

Zelensky's press service on May 29 confirmed this report, saying that the Ukrainian president will inform partners in the EU and NATO about the security situation in the east of Ukraine, discuss ways to intensify international efforts to end the war in Donbas, and will exchange views with leaders of EU and NATO institutions on further key reforms in Ukraine.

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