Brussels, 24/01/2015

Statement by the Spokesperson on the call of High Representative Federica Mogherini with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, has spoken this afternoon with President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, following the attack launched by separatists on Mariupol. They discussed the deteriorating situation on the ground in Eastern Ukraine and the possible means to address the situation. They agreed to stay in close contact in the coming hours.