Thursday, November 17 2016 20:10 EET
Ukraine
Poroshenko and Biden held emergency conversation to discuss topical issues
Poroshenko, Biden, conversation, Ukraine, U.S., Minsk agreements, Russia, sanctions, reforms, politics

President of Ukraine held phone conversation with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a phone conversation with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden.

The parties discussed topical issues of cooperation between Ukraine and USA, as well as regional security in the context of the results of the presidential elections.

Petro Poroshenko and Joseph Biden noted the importance of efforts’ coordination for ensuring the fulfillment of Russian obligations under the Minsk agreements and preserving the policy of international sanctions against Russia until full restoration of sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.

The interlocutors paid special attention to the continuation of support for the Ukrainian reforms that have started to yield tangible results.

Earlier reported President-elect Donald Trump agreed to hold bilateral meeting with Poroshenko.