Petro Poroshenko Discusses the Donbass Situation with the Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.

Photo from Poroshenko’s Twitter


Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met with the Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, Anders Samuelsen, to discuss the situation in Donbass, the implementation of the Minsk Agreements, and the release of Ukrainian hostages from Russia.

The parties noted the importance of the deployment of UN peacekeepers to Donbass, including the uncontrolled section of the Ukrainian-Russian state border.

Poroshenko expressed gratitude to Denmark for its strong support of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, and its uncompromising attitude in maintaining the sanctions against Russia.

Steps in counteracting the Nord Stream Two project, which is a natural gas pipeline from Russia to other parts of Europe, were also discussed.

Denamrk plans on holding the Second International Conference on Ukrainian Reforms in Copenhagen in June 2018.

Earlier, Denmark announced that it will provide around $150 million in the next five years to help Ukraine and Georgia