In June 9, 2018 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during his phone talk with the President of RF stressed the importance of the prompt release of the Ukrainian political detainees
, imprisoned in Russia and in the occupied territories of Ukraine. The Head of the Ukrainian State drew attention to a hunger strike of the Ukrainians and expressed concern about the deterioration of their health. It was decided that the Ombudsmen of both countries would visit the detainees in the near future.
President of Ukraine spoke by telephone with the President of the aggressor state