Kremlin pays no attention to Kiev's protest over Putin’s trip to CrimeaRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 27, 11:17
Central Bank: Russia’s moving up in Doing Business rating as good signBusiness & Economy October 27, 11:14
Russian aid convoy arrives in DonbassWorld October 27, 10:39
Russian citizen serving time in US surprised by transfer to general wardWorld October 27, 10:13
Militants continue disrupting peace in Aleppo — Russia’s Defense MinistryWorld October 27, 8:33
Russia's UN envoy urges organization to prove Aleppo air strikes continueRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 27, 8:02
Media reports on Russian ships call into Ceuta are controversial — embassyRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 26, 22:03
Russia’s telecom watchdog tries to block LinkedIn through courtSociety & Culture October 26, 21:29
DPR envoy reports no constructive discussion on "Steinmeier formula" in MinskWorld October 26, 21:14
KIEV, October 16. /TASS/. Ukraine’s President Pyotr Poroshenko spoke by phone with U.S. President Barack Obama discussing issues of the energy sector and in particular, supplies of natural gas to the country, the Ukrainian presidential press service said on Thursday.
Along with this, the two men “expressed their firm confidence that the Minsk agreements, including the protocol of September 5 and the memorandum of September 19 would be strictly observed and implemented by all the sides.”
“Pyotr Poroshenko said words of gratitude to the United States and personally to Barack Obama for the support of Ukraine and the Peace Plan,” the press service said.
Obama pointed out that the law on the prosecutor’s offices as well as several anti-corruption laws adopted by the Ukrainian parliament, Verkhovna Rada, were of great importance.
The U.S. president also spoke about his video conference with the leaders of the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Italy which focused among other issues on the ways to achieve peace in Donbass.