Thursday, April 20 2017 20:33 EEST
President presented Order of Yaroslav the Wise to Elmar Brok
President, Presented,  Order, Yaroslav, Wise, Elmar,  Brok

The Head of State presented Order of Yaroslav the Wise of the V grade to Elmar Brok.

In the course of the meeting, Petro Poroshenko thanked Elmar Brok for supporting Ukraine over a long time at the post of Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the European Parliament and especially noted his assistance during the Revolution of Dignity, ratification of the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement, provision of visa-free regime for Ukrainians by the EU and reinforcement of democratic institutions in Ukraine.

Elmar Brok noted Ukraine’s progress on the track of internal transformations over the recent years. “Successful Ukraine is important for the whole European continent. Success of Ukraine will mean failure of Putin’s plans,” he said.

The parties have also discussed developments in Donbas and continuation of reforms in Ukraine.

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