In Canada, there will be a new Consulate General of Ukraine

В Канаде появится новое генконсульство Украины

Poroshenko and Trudeau agreed to strengthen interpersonal communication between the two peoples.

In the capital of the canadian province of Alberta, in Edmonton, will soon appear the Consulate General of Ukraine. About this by results of negotiations with the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau said the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, reports

“We discussed further strengthening of personal bonds between our people. In particular, we agreed to open the Consulate General of Ukraine in Edmonton because Alberta is home to 340 thousand Ukrainians. We want to do everything possible for rapprochement of our countries”, – said Poroshenko.

According to him, the opening of new diplomatic missions of Ukraine in Canada “will greatly facilitate business contacts with the Ukrainian community.” This Poroshenko did not say when the new mission will start to work.

Note that about 10% of the population of the canadian province of Alberta are of Ukrainian origin. Now Ukraine has a diplomatic mission in three cities of Canada Embassy and Consulate in Ottawa, the Consulate General in Toronto and honorary Consulate in Vancouver.

As reported Корреспондент.neton the eve in Toronto held talks with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau. After their meeting, began the Ukrainian-canadian talks in expanded format.