President of Turkey Recep Tayip Erdogan congratulated the Ukrainian nation and President Poroshenko on the 27th anniversary of this country's independence. Poroshenko's press service reported this on Thursday evening.
'Our relations with Ukraine as a strategic partner have been growing deeper in every area, whilst the friendship between our peoples has been growing every day. It is very nice to notice this mutual will, which we show to bring our cooperation on the even higher level', reads the letter.
'Turkey will keep on supporting Ukraine's independence, territorial integrity and sovereignty', Erdogan said. He also urged Poroshenko to visit Turkey and join the Strategic Council meeting in autumn.
Erdogan wished Ukrainians welfare and prosperity.
Earlier today, leaders of other countries, specifically USA, France and Germany already congratulated the Ukrainian nation and personally President Poroshenko.