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Ukrainian president to address parliament on 7 Sep – MP

Earlier, there were plans for him to deliver his speech on 5 September.

President Petro Poroshenko is planning to deliver the annual state of the nation address in parliament on 7 September, according to a member of the Petro Poroshenko Bloc faction, MP Oleksiy Honcharenko.

"We are expected the president's address to parliament on Thursday," Interfax-Ukraine quoted him as saying after the faction meeting on 4 September.

The constitution obliges the president to deliver the annual state of the nation address in parliament.

Earlier, parliament speaker Andriy Parubiy said that Poroshenko may speak on 5 September.