President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during his meeting with the President of the European Council Donald Tusk handed him the Order of Yaroslav the Wise of the first degree. This was stated in the decree read out at the time of delivery.
“For a prominent personal contribution to the strengthening of international unity and solidarity with Ukraine, support for its sovereignty and territorial integrity and promotion of cooperation between Ukraine and the European Union, I order to award the Order of Yaroslav the Wise of the first degree, His Excellency Donald Franciszek Tusk, President of the European Council,” the decree says. Tusk thanked Poroshenko and said that he was “very proud of it”.
Recall that in Brussels on May 13-14, events devoted to the tenth anniversary of the Eastern Partnership, which includes Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Belarus, will take place.