Ukraine wants to draw closer to NATO

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Ukraine has once again indicated it wants to become closer to NATO, says Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius after attending a meeting of the Alliance's member-states with Ukraine's leaders.
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko in Wales
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