Ukraine will restore the territorial integrity using only political and diplomatic means. President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko commented on today's announcement of the Russian Federation on the alleged preparation of a terrorist act by Ukraine in the Crimea, press service of the Head of State reports.
"Ukraine is dedicated to the restoration of its territorial integrity and sovereignty, including the termination of the occupation of the Crimea, exclusively by political and diplomatic means", reads the statement.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko urged the Russian Federation to respect international law and to respect the sovereignty of Ukraine.
"I call on Russia's leadership to focus on the faithful compliance with the basic norms of international law, particularly with regard to respect for the sovereignty, territorial integrity and human rights. I also expect that the Russian Federation will ensure the proper implementation of the security aspects of the Minsk Agreements, including through the use of mechanisms of Normandy format”, Poroshenko said.