Though the international community urged both sides to restore peace, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko submitted a draft law to parliament on December 3. The draft law provides for the termination of the 1997 Treaty on Friendship, Cooperation and Partnership between Ukraine and Russia that would expire in March 2019.
At the 13th G20 Summit in Argentina, Chinese President Xi Jinping and Trump reached an agreement on December 1. It was decided there would be a 90-day pause before fresh tariffs were imposed. The two sides agreed to step up negotiations during the truce to remove all additional tariffs and reach a win-win deal.