In the course of the working trip to Zakarpattia region, President Petro Poroshenko met with President of Slovakia Andrej Kiska.
Ths has been reported by the press service of the Head of State.
The two leaders took part in the symbolic ceremony of opening the doors to Europe on the Ukrainian-Slovak border on the occasion of the introduction of the visa-free regime between Ukraine and the Schengen Area.
The President expressed gratitude to the Slovak party for supporting Ukraine’s sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence, as well as reforms. “I am grateful to you for being a true friend of Ukraine,” the Head of State stressed.
In his turn, the President of Slovakia congratulated Ukrainians on the introduction of the visa-free regime with the EU. The President emphasized that Ukraine carried out a lot of reforms and keeps moving forward. He assured of further support by Slovakia on Ukraine’s path to Europe.