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 I Do Not Expect The Negotiations to Be Easy - Poroshenko About Milan Meeting with Putin

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko predicts tense negotiations with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next week in Milan.

"In 6 days I will have a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Milan, together with the German Chancellor, the Italian Prime Minister, the British Prime Minister and EU leaders. You know, I do not expect that those would be easy negotiations. I am not a stranger to the tensest diplomatic negotiations and I have a huge experience of such events. But I am an optimist," Poroshenko said, speaking at a meeting with leaders of the Kharkiv region on Saturday.

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He also expressed belief that, after all, all paragraphs of his peace plan to resolve the situation in the Donbas will be fulfilled.



 
 
 
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