President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has held a phone conversation with President of Poland Bronislaw Komorowski.
The parties have discussed the situation in the Donbas.
Petro Poroshenko informed that he insisted on constant and unconditional ceasefire, pullback of the heavy armament, withdrawal of foreign troops from the Ukrainian territory. He has emphasized that it was necessary to close the border for the supply of weapons and mercenaries, ensure monitoring and verification by the OSCE and liberate hostages. Then, it is necessary to conduct local elections under the Ukrainian legislation and international observation.
According to Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine is currently holding negotiations in the Normandy format at the level of diplomatic representatives and will hold consultations at the meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group. Ukraine is hopeful to achieve the agreements at the highest level in the Normandy format in Minsk on Wednesday, February 11.
The President of Poland has expressed support to the Ukrainian President and solidarity with European aspirations of the Ukrainian people. He has emphasized that Ukraine, which had fiercely fought for its European future a year ago, needed support at the European political field.
Petro Poroshenko has invited his Polish colleague to visit Ukraine in the nearest time.