Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council claimed that Donald Trump, the President of the USA follows the same position towards Ukraine as the EU. He claimed this due to the results of the meeting between the EU leaders and Trump that took place on May 25. The press service of EU reported this.
Tusk emphasized that the sides agreed on the most points of discussion and particularly on the counter-terrorism efforts.
Towards Ukraine Tusk said that they follow the same stance with Trump but there are doubts that they have the similar position concerning Russia.
According to Tusk, the issues of the climate change and trade are still open to discussing.
The first meeting of Donald Trump, the President of the USA with Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council and Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the European Commission took place on May 25.
The meeting of Donald Trump and Sergio Mattarella, the President of Italy and Paolo Gentiloni, the Prime Minister of Italy took place on May 24. They discussed the Donbas conflict. According to the report of the White House, Trump confirmed the necessity to bring Russia to responsibility for its actions in Crimea and Eastern Ukraine and persuade Russia to implement the Minsk Agreements.