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President Poroshenko arrives in Brussels for EU Council meeting

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko arrived in Brussels to attend the meeting of the European Council, which will begin with a two-hour delay.

President Poroshenko arrives in Brussels for EU Council meeting

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko arrived in Brussels to attend the meeting of the European Council, reports Joinfo.ua with reference to Twitter of the press service of Presidential Administration.

"The President of Ukraine arrived in Brussels to attend the meeting of the European Union Council," the message states.

The meeting will begin with a two-hour delay due to protracted negotiations until late morning in Minsk.

"A lot, a lot of work is still needed," said German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

According to her, Poroshenko "did everything he could" to stop the bloodshed.

In addition to the topic of Ukraine, the program of the meeting includes the discussion of the fight against terrorism and cooperation in the euro zone.