Poroshenko met with Polish President Duda: emphasized the preservation of sanctions against Russia

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has held negotiations with President of Poland Andrzej Duda.

This was reported by press Secretary of the President Svyatoslav Tsigalko.

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— Svyatoslav Tsegolko (@STsegolko) 18 Feb 2017

“Poroshenko Duda stressed the importance of maintaining sanctions against Russia to the fulfillment of Minsk and the restoration of the territorial integrity of Ukraine”, — said Tsegolko, later.

Poroshenko Duda said it is important to maintain sanctions against the Russian Federation to the fulfillment of Minsk and the restoration of the territorial integrity of Ukraine

— Svyatoslav Tsegolko (@STsegolko) 18 Feb 2017

In addition, Poroshenko and Duda discussed the issues of reconciliation, condemned the vandalism in Huta penyatskoy and Bykivnia.

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— Svyatoslav Tsegolko (@STsegolko) 18 Feb 2017

Note that President Petro Poroshenko is on a working visit in Germany from February 17 to participate in the 53rd Munich conference on security issues.

In addition to meeting with Andrzej Duda, is also scheduled to meet Poroshenko with the Vice-President of the United States Mike Pence and Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg.

Recall that at the conference in Munich, Vice-President Mike Pence said that the world needs to engage Russia accountable for the events in the Donbasand the implementation of the Minsk agreements.

At the same time, Chancellor Angela Merkel called on NATO to increase its military presence in Eastern member countries of NATO. According to her, NATO’s role in Europe increased after the annexation of Crimea by Russia.