If necessary, the United States and the G7 is ready to impose against Russia "for more serious punishment," said Vice-President of the United States Joseph Biden.
"The Vice-President highlighted the commitment of the United States and its partners in the Group of seven continued pressure on the Russian Federation to it in full force implemented the Minsk consensus, and among them the return of the Ukrainian side of the international monitoring of the border and the withdrawal of all Russian troops and armaments from the territory of Ukraine ", - is noted in the statement following the meeting, the Vice President and the Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, reports news Agency.
"The Vice President also said that the U.S. and its allies in the Group of seven is ready to impose more serious penalties, If necessary, respond to the actions of Russia ", - is informed in the report. The report also States that the parties discussed the " reform agenda ". For example, spoke of "the need to continue moving forward in the battle against illegal activities of officials in Ukraine, RIA" Novosti ". There was also discussion of other measures that will help stability and growth, as well as to attract more investment to Ukraine ", stressed in the White house.