President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a telephone conversation with John Kerry, the United States Secretary of State, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the press service of the Head of State.
John Kerry informed Petro Poroshenko about his talks in Russia.
The two parties have coordinated further actions to de-escalate the situation in the Donbas, and discussed the steps to be taken by the parties to fully implement the Minsk agreements.
During his visit to Russia, John Kerry, the head of the U.S. Department of State, presented Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov a scroll with spiteful remarks of the Russian media, as a symbol of the fact that the relations between their countries "need improvement."
After the meeting of the Russian and American delegations in Sochi, headed by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, the head of the Department of State held a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
On his Twitter, John Kerry succinctly described the talks with Russian President and Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation: "Had frank discussions with President Putin & FM Lavrov on key issues including Iran, Syria, Ukraine."