Poroshenko discussed with Gabriel the new sanctions against Russia

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has held a meeting with Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany Sigmar Garbriel, which is located in Ukraine on your first visit. It is reported by the presidential Administration.

“The parties discussed the worsening situation in the vicinity of the Town caused by shelling by Russian militants. The President noted the importance of maintaining sanctions against Russia and to strengthen them. The head of state stressed that the militants provoked a new escalation of violence in the Donbas, the recognition of the documents of the so-called “LNR” and “DNR”, the assignment of Ukrainian companies is another evidence of Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and require the use of tools new sanctions from the EU”, – stated in the message.

Earlier the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said that the meeting with Sigmar Gabriel, he discussed the expansion of work in the Donbas Special monitoring mission of the Organization for security and cooperation in Europe.