Agreement on cooperation in the defense field between Canada and Ukraine will be signed before the end of 2016, in the autumn, says Ukraine's Ambassador to Canada Andriy Shevchenko, Interfax Ukraine reports.
"We have completed our work on the agreement on cooperation in the defense field. This is a document that must be signed between the Ministries of Defense of Ukraine and Canada. I very much hope that we will be able to sign it in the coming months. We are talking about September or October", said Shevchenko during the briefing in Kyiv on Monday.
According to him, the signing of the agreement will create a legal framework for the future of Ukrainian-Canadian cooperation.
The Ambassador added that by his "conservative forecast” the agreement will be signed before the end of 2016".