President of Ukraine

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President Petro Poroshenko substantiated his legislative initiative to prevent dual citizenship in Ukraine. The President emphasized that the “situation has been brought to the absurd when the governor, MP or government official boasted to the public by the presence of two or three passports being confident of their impunity”.

President Petro Poroshenko underscores the independence of anti-corruption bodies and the importance of establishing new traditions of the Ukrainian law enforcement system.

President Petro Poroshenko emphasizes that except the establishment of independent anti-corruption infrastructure, creation of independent judicial branch of power is among his priorities. At the same time, the President urged the public to pay attention to the process of formation of the Supreme Court.

Enterprises that kept paying wages in Ukrainian currency and paying taxes to the Ukrainian budget were the “islands” of Ukrainian presence in the occupied territories and they were to become a stronghold of reintegration of those lands after their de-occupation. It was stated by President Petro Poroshenko in the interview with Ukrainian TV channels.

“We will always respect participants of peaceful rallies, even though we may not share their requirements. But we will detain and bring to justice all people who come with weapons, machine guns, Molotov cocktails, explosives or grenades and blow up railroad tracks at the call of organizers-adventurers, even though they call themselves patriots. Is it permissible to allow armed “guest performers” to the rear of Ukrainian troops?” the President emphasized.

At the NSDC session, President Petro Poroshenko offered to initiate, consider and adopt the law on restoration of territorial integrity of Ukraine, which meets the national interests of our state.

President Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with Ukrainian volunteers. “It is a great honor for me to congratulate you, the best, true heroes of Ukraine,” the Head of State noted.

The parties emphasized willingness to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation in trade-economic sphere.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with Minister for European and Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg Jean Asselborn.

“After the seizure of these enterprises we cannot have any trade relations with these “confiscated” enterprises. We will not allow any of their activities. And we ask for support of these decisions, inter alia, through the enhancement of the EU sanctions against Russia, which allowed this brutal violation of international law,” Petro Poroshenko emphasized.