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    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Says to Meet With Obama Next Week at UN GA

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    Ukrainian President would meet with his US counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly next week.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Friday that he would meet with his US counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly next week.

    “I will meet with President Obama,” Poroshenko said at the Yalta European Strategy annual meeting in Kiev.

    He added that he was also going to meet with both US presidential candidates. Hillary Clinton reportedly has agreed to meet with Poroshenko while Donald Trump has not given the answer yet.

    The 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly is held on September 13-26, 2016 in New York.

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