to the press service of the President.
Hollande expressed his condolences in connection with the tragic events and loss of Ukrainian military.
Poroshenko, in turn, stressed that it tragic moment for him and the whole Ukrainian nation.
Ukrainian President thanked the President of France for sincere condolences, expressing on behalf of the Ukrainian people, the French people and active participation Francois Hollande in the implementation of the peace plan of the President of Ukraine.
He also expressed hope for a ceasefire in the territory of Ukraine, as well as actions aimed at destabilizing the situation. In particular, this applies to illegally cross the border with Russia, supplying weapons, equipment, etc.
Poroshenko considers that a decision on the introduction of sectoral EU sanctions against the Russian Federation, including the cessation of military-technical cooperation and solidarity should be and immediate.
also president stressed that set to sign Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU in the near future and have already given orders to prepare his visit to Brussels on 27 June this year.