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 Russian Troops Invaded Ukraine - Poroshenko Convenes Urgent the NSDC Meeting. VIDEO

Due to sharp aggravation of the situation in Donetsk region, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko cancelled his working visit to the Republic of Turkey.

"I have made a decision to cancel my working visit to the Republic of Turkey due to sharp aggravation of the situation in Donetsk region, particularly in Amvrosiivka and Starobeshevo, as Russian troops were actually brought into Ukraine," the President said, Censor.NET reports, citing the press service of the Head of State.



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Petro Poroshenko informs that the NSDC meeting will be convened today to elaborate further plan of actions.

"The President must stay in Kyiv today," the Head of State emphasized.

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Ukraine will urgently initiate the convocation of the UN Security Council meeting. "The world must provide assessment of sharp aggravation of the situation in Ukraine," the President noted.

According to him, Ukraine will address its European partners with a request to call an emergency meeting of the Council of the European Union.



 
 
 
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