There took place a meeting of the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andriy Parubiy with Sir Alan Duncan, Minister of State for Europe and the Americas at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The parties talked over strategic and geopolitical issues, including the Nord Stream 2 project, stiffening sanctions against Russia and releasing Ukrainian hostages, illegally jailed in the Kremlin’s dungeons.
"The United Kingdom’s public stance towards condemnation of a non-economic but a completely political project North Stream 2 is very important for us," said A.Parubiy.
In turn, Sir Alan Duncan assured that his country supported sanctions against Russia, "especially in view of the events that took place in Salisbury".
The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andriy Parubiy is paying his official visit to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.