Obama, Poroshenko 'deeply concerned' on Ukraine

President Obama has spoken with Ukraine President Poroshenko and voiced his concern over Ukraine violence.

Obama, Poroshenko 'deeply concerned' on Ukraine

World Bulletin / News Desk

President Barack Obama spoke to Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko on Friday about a surge in violence in eastern Ukraine ahead of a G7 summit, where leaders were slated to discuss the crisis.

Obama and Poroshenko "once more called on Russia and the separatists it backs to abide strictly by the terms of the February Minsk implementation plan," the White House said in a statement. 

Güncelleme Tarihi: 05 Haziran 2015, 22:54