The Russian President Vladimir Putin will not take part in the Conference on Security, which will be held in Munich, Germany in February. He stated this in an interview with the German Bild, published on Monday - said theUkrainska Pravda.
"I'm not going to Munich," - he said in response to a question whether this conference is an opportunity for improving relations between Russia and Germany.
It is significant that this question and the answer were not included in the Russian version of the interview published on the Kremlin website.
As you know, Putin traditionally criticized NATO and the United States in this interview and reiterated that the occupation of the Crimea allegedly took place peacefully. In addition, he said that Ukraine was obliged to carry out the constitutional reformunder the Minsk agreements without waiting for regaining control over boundary in Donbass.