Vladimir Putin during a telephone conversation with Emmanuel Macron congratulated him on assuming the office of President of France. The leaders agreed to work together on pressing issues, including combating terrorism and the Ukrainian crisis. Also Putin and macron discussed the possibility of personal contacts.
On Thursday, Vladimir Putin held the first telephone conversation with President of France Emmanuel Macron. Putin congratulated him on assuming office and formation of a new Cabinet of Ministers.
The parties agreed to work together on important international issues. «Stressed in particular the importance of further cooperation in the framework of the «Normandy format» on settlement of the internal Ukrainian crisis based on the Minsk agreements», — stated in the message of the Kremlin. Also Putin about macron discussed the joint fight against terrorism.
The leaders reaffirmed their readiness to develop relations and discussed the possibility of upcoming meetings.
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