Today Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
Prime Minister Trudeau thanked President Poroshenko for the work that he has done during the past five years to help put Ukraine on its Euro-Atlantic path towards a prosperous, stable, and democratic future.
The two leaders noted the importance of the Canadian election observation mission, and discussed the significance of the positive assessment published after the election. Prime Minister Trudeau also praised President Poroshenko for his early acceptance of the Ukrainian people’s decision, and for his commitment to a peaceful and orderly transition of power. He further reiterated Canada’s ongoing and steadfast support for the people of Ukraine and its sovereignty.