Russia is able to conduct negotiations with Ukraine at a excessive degree, President Vladimir Putin stated because of his dialog with Chinese language President Xi Jinping, RIA Novosti experiences with regards to China’s Central Tv.
Putin additionally spoke concerning the historical past of the Ukrainian disaster and knowledgeable Xi Jinping concerning the Russian navy operation within the Donbass.
Russia is able to ship its delegation to Minsk, Belarus, for talks with Ukraine, Putin’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov informed reporters.
“As you recognize, right now, President of Ukraine Zelensky introduced his readiness to debate the impartial standing of Ukraine. Initially, Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the aim of the operation was to assist the LPR and the DPR, together with by way of the demilitarization and denazification of Ukraine. This, in actual fact, is an integral part of neutrality standing,” the Kremlin spokesman stated.
In keeping with him, a delegation will embody representatives of protection and international affairs ministries, in addition to the presidential administration.
Earlier, it turned recognized that the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, in a brand new video message, invited his Russian counterpart to take a seat down on the negotiating desk. The Ukrainian president confused that on this method he supposed to cease the killings of civilians.
In flip, Russian International Minister Sergei Lavrov stated that Moscow can be prepared to start out negotiations with Kiev after the Ukrainian navy laid down their arms. He additionally assured that the Russian facet was not going to oppress the Ukrainian navy in any method.
On February 24, President Putin introduced that he had determined to launch a particular navy operation to guard the Donbass.