Poroshenko held a phone call with Trump
The first phone call between the Ukrainian President and the US president-elect occurred amid concerns about Washington's possible shift toward Russia.
Petro Poroshenko had a phone conversation with Donald Trump on Tuesday evening, November 15, according to the official website of the Ukrainian leader.
Poroshenko expressed the readiness to work with the Trump administration and called for further strengthening of the strategic partnership between the two countries.
"Petro Poroshenko also stressed the need for Washington's resolute support of Ukraine in countering the Russian aggression and implementing crucial reforms', the message said," the statement reads.
Some concerns have been raised after Trump repeatedly sympathized the Russian President Putin ensuing possible shift in the American foreign policy towards Russia.