Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba held the first telephone conversation with new French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna for the first time, APA reports citing the Twitter account of Dmitry Kuleba.
"The first call with my new French counterpart Catherine Colonna. France’s support of Ukraine remains steadfast. We agreed on the need to ramp up sanctions pressure on Russia, including an oil embargo, and discussed Ukraine’s EU candidate status. Looking forward to welcoming her to Ukraine."