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Ukrainian president talks to Biden on phone twice in two days

They discussed anticorruption laws.

Ukrainian president talks to Biden on phone twice in two days
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has had a phone conversation with US Vice-President Joseph Biden, Poroshenko's press service said late on 12 February.

"The interlocutors stressed the importance of immediate adoption of anti-corruption laws by the Ukrainian parliament for the continuation of reforms, development of cooperation with the IMF and introduction of the visa-free regime. The parties also coordinated positions on further putting pressure on Russia to make it fulfill the Minsk agreements," the statement reads.

On 11 February, Poroshenko and Biden had a phone conversation on reforms in Ukraine, the Ukrainian president's press service said.