12.06.2014 18:46
Press office of President

Ukraine launched the operation to restore the national border in accordance with the peace plan of the President

Today militants on the east of Ukraine for the first time used tanks that, according to the Ukrainian intelligence, arrived from the Russian Federation. As the result of the military operation that was planned before, Ukrainian military men managed to keep the situation under control.

In this regard, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held an emergency meeting with the heads of law enforcement agencies. According to law enforcement officials, due to the well-prepared operation, Ukrainian military men and border guards regained control over the border stretching for more than 100 km, even when dealing with tanks.

Also President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held talks with USA Vice President Joe Biden and Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and discussed with them the events occurring in the eastern Ukraine. The parties agreed on further steps to implement the peace plan on the east of Ukraine.

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