During a telephone conversation with his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin asked, whether his interlocutor and his entourage actually to perform the Minsk agreement.
according to RIA Novosti, about this world community has informed a press-service of the Kremlin, noting that the conversation took place on the initiative of the Ukrainian side.
it is Reported also that Putin, in the context of the upcoming 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, said Zelensky on the inadmissibility of the distortion of the facts concerning the Second world war, Recalling the universal contribution of the Soviet peoples.
He also expressed his condolences in connection with death in the Pskov region of Russia on February 13 citizens of Ukraine in road accident.
the Parties discussed a lasting truce in the Donbass and the need for increased efforts at the level of the Trilateral contact group in Minsk on the implementation of previous agreements.
the Press service of the office of the Ukrainian President reported that in the course of the conversation Zelensky and Putin congratulated each other with the upcoming holidays and held a mutual release of detained persons, which took place on 29 December 2019, and also commented on the conclusion of the contract on the transit of Russian gas through the territory of the Republic, signed the day before.