Ukrainian media outlet announces tentative date of Poroshenko-Trump meeting

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Talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko are scheduled to be held in Washington, D.C., next week, according to the Ukrainian news outlet Evropeiska Pravda.

Photo from president.gov.ua
Photo from president.gov.ua

"The point at issue is Poroshenko's full-fledged state visit to Washington, which will include all meetings with key figures, including President Trump," a diplomatic source told Evropeiska Pravda.

"The date has been approved, the visit will take place in June, in the near future," the other source said.

Ukrainian parliament speaker in U.S.: Arming Ukraine remains open questionThe Ukrainian Presidential Administration is expected to announce this visit officially soon.

"One more [Ukrainian] official has assured that the Poroshenko-Trump meeting is scheduled for the coming week," the media outlet said.

As was reported, phone talks between the two presidents took place on February 5, 2017.

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