The Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin stated that Ukraine could open a new Consulate General in Edmonton (Alberta, Canada) in 2018.

“Need to develop a presence in Canada. Today we talked about the possibility of opening next year of a joint of our Consulate General in Edmonton”, – he said at a joint press conference with foreign Minister of Canada Christ Freeland on Thursday in Kiev.

P. Klimkin said that already defined the logistics of the new Consulate, but on the preparatory work needed a few months.

“Ukraine should be present everywhere in Canada, and talked about opening of the direct flight,” said the Minister .