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 Poroshenko and Putin Talked on the Phone Without Ambassador Zurabov. Kremlin Made No Threats, Poroshenko Party Says

Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov was not present during a telephone conversation of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin; Russian leader did not make any threats towards Ukraine.

This was reported by Poroshenko Bloc MP, former Head of the Department of Information Policy of the Presidential Administration Iryna Friz, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

"Yesterday, Russian Ambassador Mikhail Zurabov was not present during a telephone conversation of President of Ukraine Poroshenko with the Russian president. That is why any statements that he was present, and that during the conversation some threats were voiced against Ukraine are inappropriate and do not correspond to reality," she said.

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According to Friz, a telephone conversation between the two presidents was "constructive and dealt with issues requiring urgent discussion."

Earlier, some media reported that on Wednesday night a telephone conversation was held between Poroshenko and Putin with Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov allegedly seen leaving the Administration of the Ukrainian President at the time.

The media also published information that the conversation was held in the presence of the Russian Ambassador and that the Russian leadership threatened to launch an offensive in Ukraine and demanded recognition of the DPR and LPR, as well as refusal to join NATO and the EU.


Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n313790
 
 
 
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