Russia and Ukraine don’t have a substantive conversation about the exchange of ambassadors. This was stated press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
He confirmed that there are contacts at the expert level. Willingness to exchange the heads of diplomatic missions is declared by the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. However, the candidates say it is premature, reports TASS.
Earlier, the Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that diplomatic relations with Ukraine were stopped by the fault of Kiev, but Russia will not be against if there will be decided the return of ambassadors.
the Ukrainian Ambassador was recalled from Moscow for consultations in 2014. Russia recalled its representative in 2016. Kiev said that not yet is considering returning its Ambassador to Russia.