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Canada prime minister to visit Ukraine

OTTAWA - Canada's prime minister is headed to Ukraine as the first leader among the Group of Seven nations to visit the eastern European nation since pro-Western demonstrators drove out its government last month.

 

Prime Minister Stephen Harper will meet new Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Saturday.

 

The trip comes a few days before G-7 nations hold an emergency meeting on the sidelines of a nuclear security summit. (AP)