Petro Poroshenko elected Ukrainian President

|By:, SA News Editor

Petro Poroshenko has been elected as the new Ukrainian President, and said he's prepared to talk to Moscow, as Russia replied in kind.

Poroshenko comes into office facing a number of challenges including preventing a civil war, boosting Ukraine's economy and dealing with Russian attempts to destabilize the region.

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