Ukrainian leader Poroshenko to visit Dutch PM, King

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will be paying a visit to the Netherlands on Thursday and Friday. During his visit he will meet with King Willem-Alexander and Prime Minister Mark Rutte to discuss bilateral relations and developments in the Ukraine.

This is the first visit President Poroshenko will pay to the Netherlands since he took office on June 7th last year, shortly before the disaster with flight MH17 on July 14th. Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin will accompany him.

Prime Minister Rutte and Foreign Affairs Minister Bert Koenders will receive the Ukrainian President and Foreign Minister for a working lunch at the Catshuis on Thursday. They will discuss bilateral relations and recent development sin Ukraine during this lunch.

King Willem-Alexander will give the president an audience on Eikenhorst in Wassenaar later that day.