Ukrainian Politics

 There is Still no Decision to Extend Truce. Consultations are Needed - Poroshenko

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has not yet decided whether to continue the armistice in the Donbas or not.

He stated this at a press briefing in Brussels, Ukrainska Pravda reports.

"I will make my decision after coming back to Ukraine. And after conducting all necessary consultations with the Defense Minister, the head of the National Guard, the Interior Minister, the Chief of General Staff and other members of the National Security and Defense Council," said Poroshenko answering journalists' question about the extending of the ceasefire period.

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"Anyway this decision will be made today, as time goes by and the truce period ends today at 10.00 pm," the Head of state said.

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