Poroshenko called the new date of the summit Ukraine-EU

У Порошенко назвали новые сроки саммита Украина-ЕС

The AP confirmed the postponement of the summit Ukraine-EU

Summit postponed to September, but the exact date is still unknown.

Scheduled for may 19, the summit Ukraine-EU on the agreement of the parties postponed to September, but the exact date is yet to be to mention on the high-level meeting in Brussels, reported in the presidential Administration.

“By joint agreement of the presidents of Ukraine, European Council and European Commission, adopted the decision to postpone the summit from may 19 to September”, – said the Deputy head of the presidential administration Konstantin Eliseev.

According to him, the new date of the summit will be agreed during the scheduled high-level meeting in Brussels between the Ukrainian President and EU leaders on the eve of the June European Council, which will be held June 28-29.

Earlier media reported that the summit Ukraine-EU is transferred. In particular, the Brussels correspondent of Radio Liberty Ricard Jozwiak wrote that the government of Ukraine supposedly requires more time for reforms.

We will remind, the previous, the 17th summit Ukraine-EU was held in Kyiv in April 2015. Then Poroshenko said that Ukraine needs to achieve the conditions required to apply for membership in the European Union.

According to the materials:

Interfax-Ukraine
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