Poroshenko: Association with the EU will begin on 1 September

Порошенко: Ассоциация с ЕС начнется с 1 сентября

Poroshenko called the timing of the onset of Association with the EU

The Association agreement with the EU will begin in the fall.

During the first day of his working visit to Washington, President Poroshenko has talked about a future visit to Brussels, reports UKRINFORM.

“Right from Washington, I’m flying to Brussels to participate in the transmission of the instruments of ratification signed by his Majesty the king of the Netherlands. This is the last country which completes the ratification process, and Ukraine from September 1, is the highest honor that the Association agreement will enter into force,” – said Poroshenko.

He also stressed that the Russian Federation was trying “not to give to ratify the Association Agreement with the European Union”, in connection with which Ukraine has overcome the “fierce resistance and found success.

Earlier, the White house confirmed the meeting Poroshenko and trump.

EU: the Association agreement with Ukraine will earn on 1 September