President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that he will discuss with Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may strengthen security.

“I think that my visit today is very important, because the last official visit of Ukrainian President (in the UK – if) was in 1995, 22 years ago. Visit today shows a very rich agenda that we will discuss,” – said P. Poroshenko before the meeting with Mei on Wednesday in London.

The President of Ukraine thanked for the UK position in support of sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine and condemnation of the annexation of Crimea.

According to him, Ukraine and Britain demonstrate good dynamics of development of relations.

“We want to discuss cooperation in the security sphere, it is especially important for us”, – said Poroshenko, adding that Ukraine is interested in experience exchange with the British military.

The Ukrainian head of state once again noted that Ukraine needs defensive weapons to strengthen its security .

Poroshenko also invited T. Mei to visit Ukraine at a convenient time for her.