The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko awarded the order of Yaroslav the Wise, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk, who previously spoke about his conversations with Poroshenko and President-elect of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky.
“Proud to be able to reward a great friend of Ukraine, President of the European Council Donald Tusk of the highest state awards: the order of Yaroslav the Wise”, – said the head of state at a ceremony held may 13 in Brussels.
Poroshenko thanked his counterpart for deep understanding and strong support of Ukraine and Ukrainians “on our way back to a single family of European Nations and defend our sovereignty and territorial integrity”.
In turn, Tusk thanked for giving him the honour and said that he was proud of getting this award.
Meeting Poroshenko, Tusk ahead of the summit, devoted to the tenth anniversary of the program “Eastern partnership” is one of the most important topics of the day. With the other top topics you can see in the video:
In addition to Tusk, the President met in Brussels with NATO Secretary General with Jensstoltenberg.
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