Photo: TASS/Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the President of the Russian Federation
Vladimir Putin and Vladimir Zelensky discussed settlement of the conflict in the Donbas in a telephone conversation, the press service of the Kremlin.
the President of Russia stressed the importance of the full implementation of “complex measures” and the decisions taken at the summit in “channel format”. The Russian leader directly asked whether Kyiv to perform the Minsk agreement.
in addition, Putin and Zelensky raised questions about the maintenance of the ceasefire, further breeding forces and mine. The Russian President expressed willingness to continue support for the release and exchange of persons associated with the conflict.
the Russian head stated about the inadmissibility of distorting the truth about the Second world war. In January Zelensky during a visit to Poland, said that the Soviet Union was one of the culprits in the Second world war. He mentioned “a conspiracy of totalitarian regimes”, the first victim of which, according to him, was the Polish people.
At the summit in December, leaders agreed to exchange prisoners in the format “all for all”. In addition, the heads of Russia and Ukraine came to an agreement in ensuring the indefinite ceasefire in the Donbass. Putin noted that the special status of Donbass should be enshrined in the Constitution of Ukraine.
Zelensky ready to meet with Putin when neobhodimosti Zelensky and congratulated each other a happy New year