Petro Poroshenko takes oath as Ukraine President

Petro Poroshenko, billionare owner of the Roshen chocolates group, who is also popular as Chocolate King, sworn in as the Ukraine President. Poroshenko offered political concessions to people in the conflict-ridden east and said he did not want war or revenge. Mr Poroshenko made an ardent appeal for the unity of the country.

He held that he has told Russian President that Crimea, which Moscow has annexed, would “always be Ukrainian”.Mr. Poroshenko has assumed power at a time when Crimea which was part of Ukraine until now, has now been annexed by Russia.

 

Advertisement

Categories: International Current Affairs 2017Persons in News 2017

Tags:

advertisement

Comments