Orbán, Poroshenko discuss dual citizenship of Hungarians in Ukraine
St Julian’s, Malta, March 30 (MTI) – Prime Minister Viktor Orbán on Thursday discussed the issue of dual citizenship for ethnic Hungarians living in Ukraine with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Malta, the prime minister’s press chief said.
In their talks on the sidelines of the European People’s Party congress, Orbán and Poroshenko discussed the need for a bilateral agreement on the dual citizenship issue, Bertalan Havasi told MTI.
Orbán reassured Poroshenko of Hungary’s support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, Havasi said.
The prime minister also stressed Hungary’s commitment to maintaining its energy cooperation with Ukraine, which includes the two countries’ joint fight against the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.