Thus, the head of state signed decree No. 208/2019 on conferring the title of Hero of Ukraine and awarding the Golden Star Order to the Head of the Security Service of Ukraine Vasyl Hrytsak - "For selfless service to the Ukrainian people, outstanding personal contribution to the protection of state sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine."
By decree No. 207/2019 Poroshenko posthumously awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine to a public figure, volunteer, participant of the Revolution of Dignity Dmytro Honcharenko - "For civil courage and patriotism, heroic upholding the constitutional foundations of democracy, human rights and freedoms, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, sacrificial service to the Ukrainian people".
He also posthumously awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine to the Colonel Andriy Sokolenko - "For exceptional personal courage and heroism shown in defending of state sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, loyalty to the military oath." The head of state signed the corresponding decree №206/2019.
“The parties have discussed the deteriorating situation in the Donbas combat zone, taking into the account the recent acts by Moscow authority. Petro Poroshenko called on Canada to strengthen sanctions against Russia as a response to the so-called ‘passport orders’, the report said.
Besides, the President noted the significance of the peacekeeping mission from the UN to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, including the uncontrolled part of the state border between Ukraine and Russia.