Petro Poroshenko will do everything possible in order to strengthen sanctions against Russia in his last day of presidency. Poroshenko posted this on Facebook.
Poroshenko pointed out that he was adhering to the strategy of Ukraine to become a member of the EU and NATO. He hopes that Volodymyr Zelensky will support this strategy and will work on this as well. Poroshenko urges that the sanctions against the Russian Federation should be strengthened very soon.
“What we should do immediately is to show all our partners that we have united Ukrainian position at the time when Kremlin is making another stage of hybrid war against Ukraine with granting passports to Ukrainian citizens on occupied territories. Putin prepares the new reason for the aggression under the pretext as if protection of the citizens of the Russian Federation,” Poroshenko said.
Poroshenko will be working on the strengthening of sanctions against Russia during the last days in office. He also pointed out that he spoke on the phone with Zelensky and they arranged the meeting very soon.
Earlier, Petro Poroshenko reported that he was ready to meet personally with the official winner of the presidential elections in Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky.