President held a phone conversation with the US Secretary of State

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a phone conversation with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo. The President informed the US side of the act of armed aggression against Ukraine in the Kerch Strait committed by Russia, as well as the relevant steps of the Ukrainian side, in particular the introduction of the martial law regime.

The President of Ukraine noted that such unlawful actions of Russia are completely unacceptable and should receive the most severe reaction of the international community, including the strengthening of sanctions against the Russian Federation. The interlocutors coordinated steps to further counteract Russian aggression against Ukraine, including in the Kerch Strait.