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 Poroshenko, Putin, Hollande, Merkel talked Donbas settlement, - Kremlin

Leaders of the "Normandy Four" countries (Ukraine, Russia, Germany, and France) held phone talks on the settlement of the Donbas situation.

Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the Kremlin.

"Vladimir Putin held a phone conversation with Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel, President of France Francois Hollande, and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. The leaders of the Normandy Four counties reiterated their committal to fulfillment of the Minsk agreements in security and political parts," the message says.

"They congratulated the renewal of the Easter cease-fire agreement that was reached by the Contact Group on March 29, and stressed the importance of strict adherence to it. The leaders called to get more active in solving the problem of detained persons by all-for-all exchange formula. They also voiced regrets regarding the threats to OSCE SMM," the press service of the Kremlin said.

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