President of the Republic and Cabinet Committee on Foreign and Security Policy discussed Ukraine situation
On Friday 28 November, the President of the Republic and the Cabinet Committee on Foreign and Security Policy discussed the situation in Ukraine. Fighting continues in eastern Ukraine and it has escalated.
With regard to efforts to resolve the crisis, Finland is of the opinion that all parties must adhere to the Minsk negotiation process. Russia is to withdraw its troops and military equipment from Ukraine and stop support to separatists whereas Ukraine must commit itself to a constructive national dialogue.