Situation in Ukraine - Joint declaration by the Foreign Ministers (28 Février 2014)
The minister spoke today with Transitional Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, the main leaders of the new majority and Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov.
The minister underscored our attachment to the principles pertaining to the unity and territorial integrity of Ukraine. While the situation in Crimea remains troubling, he called on all parties to exercise moderation. He reaffirmed that the political stability of Ukraine also depended on taking into account the country’s diversity, including its linguistic diversity.