President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko plans to visit India in 2017, as well as the President and the Prime Minister of India may visit Ukraine the same year. Ukrainian Ambassador to India Igor Polyha said this, Apostroph reports.
According to the diplomat, the Indian side proposes to hold two preparatory events in 2016 – the visit of Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin in India and the meeting of the intergovernmental commission. If it succeeds, and the timing will not be torn down, the exchange of visits at the level of countries’ leaders will be held next year.
The Ambassador noted that according to the protocol, the Indian Prime Minister or President must visit Ukraine first. According to preliminary plans, it can occur in the first half of 2017. Poroshenko’s trip to India may be organized in the second half of 2017.