September 22, 2017 4:17 pm
Updated: September 22, 2017 5:27 pm

Justin Trudeau hosts Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Ottawa

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, Thursday September 21, 2017.


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will be speaking to reporters at 4:30 p.m. ET Friday.

According to the Prime Minister’s Office, the two will be discussing strengthening the connections and security between their two countries. They’ll also be talking about the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement.

The meeting comes one day after Trudeau’s speech to the United Nations, where he focused on Canada’s background with human rights issues and First Nations people.

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