On January 14-15, Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba will pay a working visit to NATO Headquarters. Dmytro Kuleba will take part in a meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission to discuss the evaluation of the implementation of the Annual National Program (ANP) under the auspices of the NATO-Ukraine Commission for 2019 and the presentation of the project of ANP 2020.
Dmytro Kuleba is scheduled to meet with Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg, to hold working meetings with Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy Tacan Ildem, Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs and Security Policy Bettina Cadenbach, Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges Antonio Missiroli, Assistant Secretary General for Operations John Manza, Assistant Secretary General for Defence Policy and Planning Patrick Turner.
Apart from that, within the framework of the visit Ukraine and NATO plan to sign specifications for a joint exercise on critical infrastructure protection in the Black Sea to be held in October 2020 in Odesa.
The Ukrainian delegation includes Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Yehor Bozhok, Deputy Minister of Defense Alina Frolova, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Tetiana Kovalchuk, Deputy Minister for Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine Svitlana Panaiotidi, experts of the Government Office for Coordination on European and Euro-Atlantic Integration and the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
Communication with media outlets is planned on the results of the two-day work.
Moreover, Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration is scheduled to meet with the Secretary General of the European External Action Service Helga Schmid.