Peskov said that his words about the contacts between Putin and Poroshenko was interpreted incorrectly

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Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called reports of non-public contacts between the leaders of Russia and Ukraine is the wrong interpretation of his words about the work schedule of the head of state.

«I’m not talking about non-public meetings between Putin and Poroshenko. This is a completely wrong interpretation of my words. It was about the working schedule of the President, a very intense overall, which is replete with events, not enduring in the public plane. Contacts between Putin and Poroshenko, I did not. You can easily verify this. This is an incorrect interpretation,» — said Peskov.

In the «actors with Naila Asker-zade,» on the channel «Russia 1», answering the question about meeting Russian and Ukrainian leaders, Peskov said that Putin has a huge number of meetings and contacts, which are not of a public character.

Relations between Russia and the West deteriorated in connection with the situation in Ukraine and around the Crimea. The West is accusing Russia of meddling, have imposed sanctions, Moscow responded, took a course on import substitution and has repeatedly said that talking with her in language of sanctions counterproductive. Russia has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to the conflict in Ukraine and the subject of the Minsk agreements on the settlement.

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