WATCH: Ukraine's President Says UN-based Global Security System 'Completely Destroyed'

In an interview with Bloomberg Petro Poroshenko discussed his relationship with Barack Obama and the international community while trying the repel Russian aggression in the Ukraine.

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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko speaks during a National Security and Defense Council sitting in Kiev on June 16, 2014.Credit: AFP

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Ukrainian President Poroshenko: Russian annexation of Crimea and aggression in Donbas, it is non-existant anymore, the global security system based on the UN security council. 

The post-war security system is completely destroyed because one of the permanent members of the security council is an aggressor. 

Ryan Chilcote: So, when President Obama said at the G-7 meeting that Putin's ambition is to restore the Soviet Empire. You agree with that?

Poroshenko: I know better than anybody, this is true.