Poroshenko asks US to launch armed intervention in Donbass, as expected
"The President of Ukraine proposed to intensify the consideration of an international peacekeeping contingent’s deployment in Donbass under the auspices of the United Nations," reported Poroshenko's press service.
"Petro Poroshenko expressed gratitude for the firm and unswerving position of the US in support of our state on the basis of the principle "nothing about Ukraine without Ukraine."
The parties expressed their concern over the dangerous development of the situation in Donbass and noted the importance of Russia's implementation of the Minsk agreements, primarily security-related elements.
The so-called ‘president’ called for the preservation of a united international front in the policy of sanctions against the Russian Federation until the complete restoration of Ukraine’s territorial integrity and sovereignty.
Issues of strengthening strategic partnership between Ukraine and the United States and bilateral contacts’ schedule, including those at the highest level, were discussed," reports the Ukrainian president’s office.