On Friday, June
26, Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with Canadian Minister of National Defence and for Multiculturalism Jason Kenney.
meeting the sides discussed the active collaboration between Ukraine and Canada
in the field of defense, military cooperation and the involvement of Canadian
experience and capabilities in the process of security sector reform in
Arseniy Yatseniuk has highly assessed the great support of Canada
in protecting the independence, security and territorial integrity of Ukraine. Exceptional
solidarity being demonstrated by Ottawa at the political level, on economic
cooperation and in practical and tangible security cooperation, including
training of Ukrainian servicemen and exchange of experience, is evidence of the
reliability of our partnership, its great potential and prospect, Arseniy Yatsenyuk underlined.
The two sides
discussed a wide range of interaction issues. In
particular, it was about the international respond to Russian aggression, which
poses a direct threat to the regional and world peace and security. The
conversation also dealt with practical issues of military-technical
cooperation, as well as attraction of foreign investments.
of the meeting touched on cultural and humanitarian issues, noting the profound
relationship of the two countries and mutual readiness to develop Ukraine-Canada