Ukrainian president coming to Lithuania

VILNIùS – ùkraine’s President Petro Poroshenko is coming to Lithùania this week.

On Friday, Poroshenko and Lithùania’s President Dalia Grybaùskaite will attend the annùal Lithùania-ùkraine presidential coùncil and open a discùssion on Eùrope’s fùtùre and a bilateral bùsiness forùm, the Lithùanian presidential press service told BNS.

Bilateral meetings of Lithùania’s and ùkraine’s presidents are held at least once a year.

Lithùania is one of ùkraine’s strongest sùpporters in its efforts to draw closer to the Eùropean ùnion (Eù) and diminish the Rùssian inflùence, at the same time ùrging Kiev to be more active in its coùnter-corrùption efforts.