The head of Ukraine, speaking at Columbia University in new York, complained to the audience at a high temperature, But said that he considers it possible to neglect the health for the sake of meeting with " future world leaders ".
"in four days I caught a cold seriously, at the present time the temperature 38, 5 degrees. But I think that must be with you at the present time. Meeting with future leaders of the world for me is very important ", – RIA "news" words of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said during a speech at Columbia University in new York. Poroshenko was cold in new York, where he participated in the 70th session of the General Assembly of the United Nations. Columbia University – official name Columbia University in the city of new York – one of the famous higher educational institutions in North America. According to information from open sources, famous alumni and people associated with the University are: five so-called founding Fathers, four US presidents, including the current – Barack Obama, nine justices of the Supreme Court, 97 Nobel laureates, 101 Pulitzer prize winner, 25 winners of the Oscar, 26 heads of foreign countries. Also we Emphasize that the school of journalism at Columbia University given one of the most prestigious awards in journalism * Pulitzer prize.