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Departing Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a letter of resignation submitted by Ukraine's envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) at the Minsk talks on Donbas Yevgenij [Yevhen] Marchuk.

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The relevant decree dated May 19 was published on the president's website.

"Yevhen Kyrylovych Marchuk shall be relieved of his position as Ukraine's envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group at the Minsk talks on Donbas," the document says.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Marchuk on May 19 submitted a letter of resignation as Poroshenko's presidency is expiring.