Arrived in Ukraine the General-the Governor of Canada

В Украину прибыла генерал-губернатор Канады

Poroshenko welcomes Payette

The Governor General of Canada Julie Pellett was found in Lviv with Ukrainian President Petro Proshenko. They plan to discuss cooperation in the security sphere between Ukraine and Canada.

The Governor General of Canada Julie Payett together with the chief of staff of national defense General Jonathan Vance on Thursday, January 18, arrived in Lviv. She announced this on his Twitter page.

Meeting Julie Payett with Petro Poroshenko began in Lviv Potocki Palace.

Nadzvychaina radium vtti of the Governor-General, Canada Pani @GGJuliePayette that kanadsko delegation s vitam in Ukraine

— Petro Poroshenko (@Poroshenko) on 18 January 2018.

“Very pleased to welcome the Governor General of Canada Mrs. Julie Payett and canadian delegation on a visit to Ukraine,” Poroshenko wrote in his Twitter, posting a photo of the meeting.

Informed about the arrival to Lviv told Payett. In his message on the social network they noted that it was warmly welcomed in Ukraine.

“I flew to Lviv from Canada. Warm welcome of Ukrainian officials”, signed, Paett, photo, where she was greeted with bread and salt by women in national costumes.

Landed in #Lviv with @CDS_Canada_CEMD. A warm welcome by officials from #Ukraine.

— GGJuliePayette (@GGJuliePayette) 18 January 2018

Earlier it was reported that during the meeting Poroshenko and Payette will be discussed issues of bilateral cooperation, particularly in defence.

“During the meeting there will be discussed issues of further deepening the special partnership between Ukraine and Canada, in particular in the field of security. Also planned a joint visit to the International centre for peacekeeping and security which, within the framework of the canadian mission UNIFIER is training Ukrainian soldiers”, – reported on the website of the President.

Earlier it was reported that during the visit of Julie Payette will meet with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and the canadian soldiers who help the Ukrainian military in operation UNIFIER.