Poroshenko leaving for U.S. to meet with Trump

10:40, 19 June 2017
Politics
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who is leaving for the United States for his first meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, is expected to arrive in Washington, D.C., on the evening of June 19, according to the Ukrainian TV news service TSN.

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The most important day is Tuesday, June 20, when the Ukrainian president is scheduled to meet with his U.S. counterpart, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, as well as U.S. Secretaries of Energy and Commerce, TSN said.

Read alsoUkrainian media outlet announces tentative date of Poroshenko-Trump meetingThis is Poroshenko's third visit to Washington, D.C., as the head of state, and his first meeting with the new U.S. president.

Their agenda includes, among other things, the Donbas war.

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