Poroshenko invited to a meeting of the NATO North Atlantic Council

Poroshenko and Stoltenberg discussed the issues of preparation for Ukraine’s participation in the activities of the NATO summit in Brussels.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg held a telephone conversation on Tuesday, June 26. About it reports a press-service of the head of state, transfers the Internet-the edition with reference to .

“The sides discussed the issues of preparation for Ukraine’s participation in activities within the framework of the NATO summit in Brussels in July 2018. Jens Stoltenberg invited the President of Ukraine to take part in the meeting of the NATO North Atlantic Council at the level of heads of state and government and high-level meetings of member countries and partner countries of the peacekeeping mission “Resolute support” in Afghanistan”, – stated in the message.

It is noted that Poroshenko thanked NATO for its support of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine and solidarity in countering aggression of Russia. During the conversation he said Stoltenberg about the situation in the Donbas and noted the importance of the deployment of the UN peacekeeping mission.

Poroshenko also said that Ukraine continues the reform of the security sector and defense according to NATO standards. In turn, Stoltenberg welcomed the recent adoption of the law on national security.”Petro Poroshenko and Jens Stoltenberg called as soon as possible to release all Ukrainian hostages who are held in prisons on the territory of Russia and in the occupied territories”, – stated in the message.