Ukrainian Politics

 Poroshenko invites Norway to become sponsor of any Donbas-based settlement

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko invited Norway to join the initiative of taking any settlement in the Donbas under patronage.

He said at a meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway Ine Eriksen Søreide who is on a working visit to Ukraine, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrinform.

"It will be a great pleasure for me too when we pick any settlement - Dobropillia, Volnovakha - where we can jointly demonstrate the friendship between Ukraine and Norway right next to the contact line," the president said.

He stressed that such an initiative would help Ukrainians living in the territory temporarily occupied by Russia to see a completely different living standards the residents of the free and independent Ukraine got used to.

Poroshenko also thanked Norway for backing sanctions against the Russian Federation, which, he said, "firmly support" Ukrainian sovereignty.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3084857