Reuven Rivlin to arrive in Kiev in September 2016
According to UNIAN, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Israel Ambassador to Ukraine Eliav Belotserkovsky said this during a meeting with Ukraine’s Parliament Speaker Andriy Parubiy, 112.international reports.
Israeli President plans to give a speech in Ukraine’s Parliament during his visit. The Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein’s visit is also on the agenda of bilateral relations.
In turn, Chairman of the Ukrainian Parliament informed the Ambassador about the need to harmonize the dates of stay in accordance with the schedule of sessional work of the Parliament and confirmed the invitation to Edelstein.
The speaker stressed that the signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation between the Ukraine’s Parliament and the Knesset of Israel will contribute to the deepening of cooperation. Also, according to him, Ukraine's ratification of the Agreement with Israel on Social Security and the Treaty on temporary employment of Ukrainian workers in certain sectors of the Israeli economy are also very important.
'We will consider the documents in the Parliament, we will support and ratify the agreement', he said.
Parubiy also noted the high level of mutual understanding and trust between Ukraine and Israel, the active cooperation at the level of parliamentary friendship groups. He stressed that 'the Israel support is very important for Ukraine in terms of the Russian aggression.'