King of Norway condemns Russia's actions in Ukraine

King Harald V of Norway has noted the historical importance of the first official visit of Ukrainian President to the Kingdom of Norway.

19 October 2016 11:31

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko paid an official visit to the King Harald V of Norway. Poroshenko thanked the King for his support of the territorial integrity of Ukraine and significant practical assistance.

The President noted the attention devoted by His Majesty to the situation in Ukraine. Thus, in his recent Throne Speech at the opening of the current session of the Storting of Norway, Harald V stated that "Russia's actions in Ukraine are a clear violation of international law."

The Head of Ukraine stressed the importance of the Norwegian support for the reforms in the defense sector and the modernization of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, according to presidential website.

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