Poroshenko held a phone conversation with Joe Biden

President Petro Poroshenko held a telephone conversation with Vice President of the United States Joseph Biden.

The parties discussed numerous violations of the cease-fire regime by the militants in Donbas, Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the head of state.

The interlocutors also discussed the necessity to coordinate positions and further actions of the United States, the European Union and Ukraine. Poroshenko also emphasized that if the situation worsens, the USA and the EU will have to impose further sanctions against Russia and take measures to enhance the defense capacity of Ukraine.

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Also the parties discussed the issue of preparation and coordination of possible deployment of a peacekeeping mission in Donbas.

Poroshenko stressed that all prisoners of war and illegally detained Ukrainian citizens should be liberated pursuant to the agreements.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n325608