Ukrainian Politics

 Ukraine's Poroshenko says he met with Merkel, Macron to lean on Russia about Donbas, Crimea

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko once again stressed that assistance and support of the world were vital for Ukraine to achieve peace.

The head of state said during his working visit to Kyiv region, Censor.NET reports citing the president's press office.

"A few days ago, in Aachen, I met with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and President of France Emmanuel Macron to help us lean on Russia. For it to withdraw its troops from the occupied Donbas and illegally annexed Crimea," he said.

The president stressed that it was done to finally bring peace back to the long-suffering Ukrainian soil.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3066177