Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy to visit Canada
June 28, 2019
Global Korean Post
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau on June 25 announced that the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, will visit Canada from July 1 to 3, 2019. The two leaders will meet in Toronto on July 2, 2019, during the Ukraine Reform Conference.
During the meeting, Prime Minister Trudeau will reiterate Canada’s unwavering support for the people of Ukraine and its sovereignty and territorial integrity. The two leaders will discuss Ukraine’s reform efforts on its path to Euro-Atlantic integration, the security situation in the region, and how to further deepen Canada-Ukraine commercial relations.
The Ukraine Reform Conference will take place in Toronto on July 2-4, 2019. Co-hosted by Canada and Ukraine, the Conference brings together key international friends and partners to support Ukraine. It is an opportunity for further progress in its ambitious reform programme, designed to bring security and prosperity to the people of Ukraine.
Canada and Ukraine have enjoyed a close bilateral relationship since Canada became the first Western nation to recognize Ukraine’s independence on December 2, 1991.