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President Poroshenko became a “citizen of the world”

In Washington, the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko received a prestigious award of the Atlantic Council of the United States.

President Poroshenko became a "citizen of the world"

Petro Poroshenko noted that he dedicated the Global Citizen Award to those who gave their lives in the struggle for freedom and democracy, and stressed that support of the United States of America is vital for Ukraine.

As it is known, September 18 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko officially visited the United States and addressed in Washington. It should be noted that during the speech of the head of the Ukrainian state the Congressmen greeted his words standing for more than ten times.

Then Petro Poroshenko met with Barack Obama. After the meeting, Poroshenko called the incredible support Ukraine received in Congress, in the State Department of the United States of America very symbolic for all Ukrainians. He said that during the bilateral meeting with the President of the United States they discussed a wide range of cooperation issues in various fields. In particular, the issues of security, economics, and financial cooperation.