The President is unjustifiably harsh sentence of the Ukrainian military.
President Vladimir Zelensky had a phone conversation with the Chairman of the Council of Ministers Italia Giuseppe Conte.
During the conversation the interlocutors discussed the recent verdict of the court of Pavia citizen of Ukraine, servicemen of national guard of Ukraine Vitaly Marcelo charged with the murder of Italian journalist Andrea Rokkelli in the Donbass in 2014.
“The head of state offered legal assistance to Ukraine in carrying out a thorough joint examination of the circumstances of the death of Andrea Rockelli. He expressed concern about the unduly harsh decision of the court and stressed the importance of impartial consideration of this case the Italian court of Appeal”, – is spoken in the message.
Also side obsudili the development of trade-economic relations and human contacts.
“The President thanked Italy for the support of sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, noting the importance of maintaining the sanctions regime against Russia as an effective mechanism for ensuring the implementation by Moscow of Minsk agreements”, – reported in the Office of the President.
It is noted that Conte congratulated Zelensky with a convincing victory in the elections. In response, the head of state invited the Italian President to visit Ukraine for a visit.