11 Oct 2017 13:10

Poroshenko to speak at PACE session

KYIV. Oct 11 (Interfax) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has arrived in Strasbourg, France, on a working visit, the Ukrainian Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe, Dmytro Kuleba, said.

Poroshenko will speak at the plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on Wednesday.

He is also due to meet with Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjorn Jagland.

In addition, Poroshenko will attend the ceremony unveiling the "Star of the Heavenly Hundred," a memorial to the participants in the 2013-2014 Maidan events, near the Council of Europe's headquarters at the Palace of Europe.