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USA: Ukrainian President Poroshenko arrives in Washington for nuclear summit 01:18

USA: Ukrainian President Poroshenko arrives in Washington for nuclear summit

United States, Washington D.C
March 31, 2016 at 01:17 GMT +00:00 · Published

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko touched down at Andrews Air Force Base outside Washington D.C. on Wednesday for the fourth Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) which kicks off on Thursday.

According to Poroshenko's press secretary, the Ukrainian president is expected to meet with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, President of Poland Andrzej Duda as well as President of Argentina Mauricio Macri. Moreover, Poroshenko will deliver a speech at the summit on April 1.

U.S. President Barack Obama will host leaders from 56 nations and organizations for the Nuclear Security Summit, including French President Francois Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

The Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) is a world summit that aims to prevent nuclear terrorism around the globe. It is now in its fourth year, and will be held in Washington, D.C. on Thursday and Friday.

USA: Ukrainian President Poroshenko arrives in Washington for nuclear summit 01:18
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko touched down at Andrews Air Force Base outside Washington D.C. on Wednesday for the fourth Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) which kicks off on Thursday.

According to Poroshenko's press secretary, the Ukrainian president is expected to meet with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, President of Poland Andrzej Duda as well as President of Argentina Mauricio Macri. Moreover, Poroshenko will deliver a speech at the summit on April 1.

U.S. President Barack Obama will host leaders from 56 nations and organizations for the Nuclear Security Summit, including French President Francois Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

The Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) is a world summit that aims to prevent nuclear terrorism around the globe. It is now in its fourth year, and will be held in Washington, D.C. on Thursday and Friday.

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