Poroshenko congratulates Merkel on Birthday as “Ukraine’s sincere friend”

Ukrainian President called German Chancellor Angela Merkel a reliable ally

12:39, 17 July 2017

President's press service

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko congratulated German Chancellor Angela Merkel on occasion of her Birthday. This was published on his Facebook page.

“I wish a Happy Birthday to Angela Merkel, our sincere friend in the very heart of Europe, a reliable ally in Normandy format talks and a devoted advocate of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine!,” Poroshenko wrote.

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