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 Poroshenko calls for releasing all Ukrainian hostages illegally held by Russia and its militants in Donbas

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a phone conversation with the leaders of Germany, France and Russian Federation and highlighted the necessity of providing immediate access to the occupied territories for all international humanitarian missions, inter alia, the International Committee of the Red Cross and Doctors without Borders.

Censor.NET reports citing the press office of the president.

According to the statement, the interlocutors agreed on the next meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the Normandy Group in late January 2016.

President Petro Poroshenko called for releasing all Ukrainian hostages, including those illegally kept in Russia, particularly Nadiya Savchenko and Oleh Sentsov.

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The head of state drew attention to the destructive trade and economic policy of Russia against Ukraine.
 
 
 
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