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Volodymyr Groysman: Great Britain is a strategic partner of Ukraine, we have a potential for deepening political and economic cooperation
05.07.2017 | 17:31

Great Britain has been and remains an important strategic partner of Ukraine and both countries have a great potential for the development of political and economic cooperation. This was stated by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman on the outcomes of the meeting with Prime Minister of Great Britain Theresa May which was held in the framework of the Prime Minister’s official visit to the United Kingdom of Great Britain.

«We had a good conversation. We discussed the entire spectrum of security and defense issues, inter alia questions pertaining to the support for reforms and deepening cooperation. Great Britain is the principal strategic partner who has never changed positions and supported Ukraine in all its aspirations. There is a clear position on the territorial integrity of Ukraine, condemning aggression and supporting sanction policy», emphasized the Prime Minister.

Moreover, Volodymyr Groysman noted that the parties touched upon the issue of a large economic forum which will be held on July 6. The Head of Government expressed gratitude to the British Prime Minister Theresa May and Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain Boris Johnson for the assistance in the organization of the said forum.

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