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Canadian premier to go to Poroshenko inauguration in Ukraine

OTTAWA, June 04. /ITAR-TASS/. Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper will arrive in Kiev on June 7 to attend the inauguration of Petro Poroshenko as President of Ukraine, the press service of the Canadian government reported on Tuesday.

This will be Harper’s second visit to Ukraine since the crisis began in the country in November last year, when President Viktor Yanukovych abandoned plans to sign an association agreement with the European Union. Stephen Harper visited Ukraine at the end of March, the source said.