Poroshenko reacted to the EU decision on sanctions

Порошенко отреагировал на решение ЕС о санкциях

The price for the aggression and will continue to grow if Russia will continue to undermine the peace process, said the Ukrainian President.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko thanked the EU leaders for the support of the country and the extension of sanctions against Russia. The head of state wrote on his page in Facebook on Friday, June 29.

“Important news from Brussels: EU leaders made a political decision to extend economic sanctions against the aggressor country. Deeply grateful to all our friends in the EU for the unshakable unity and solidarity with Ukraine,” – said Poroshenko.

He thanked the Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and President of France Emmanuel Makron “for their objective assessment of the situation in the occupied Donbas and the recognition of the clear responsibility of the Kremlin for a flagrant breach of the Minsk agreements.”

“The price for the aggression and will continue to grow if Russia will continue to undermine the peace process and to ignore their obligations”, – said the Ukrainian leader.

Poroshenko also expressed confidence that “common front, we can force the aggressor to respect international law and to ensure the restoration of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine”.

Earlier it became known that the European Union will extend economic sanctions against Russia for the next six months. Such a political decision was taken by the heads of state EU summit in Brussels. It will enter into force on 1 August.

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