Poroshenko thanked the European Council for the extension of sanctions against Russia

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko thanked the European Council for a decision to extend sanctions against Russia. About this he wrote on the page in Facebook.

Poroshenko is calling the decision of the European Council fair.

“Together with a package of anti-Russian sanctions adopted by the United States, it is a vivid manifestation of the simultaneous transatlantic unity and solidarity in the fight against the aggressor and protect the territorial integrity of Ukraine!” – said the Ukrainian President.

Earlier it was reported that European Union leaders agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia for failure to comply with the Minsk agreements.