Petro Poroshenko

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Ukraine news: Irina Gerashchenko said about the readiness of the President of Ukraine to start a new step against sanctions on Russia.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko expressed readiness to render to the Council to expand the sanctions list of the names of those persons who were involved in the illegal trial of Ukrainians and torture. This was discussed during a meeting with relatives of hostages and political prisoners of the Kremlin, reports UNN.

“… the President expressed his willingness to submit for consideration by the Council to expand the sanctions list of the names of those persons who were involved in the illegal trial of Ukrainians and torture,” – said on his page in Facebook, first Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Irina Gerashchenko.

We will remind, the President conveyed a message from President Baluja, and Poroshenko supported the idea of creating coordination Council under the President on issues of hostages.