Escalation in Donbas - not a reason? Putin has no plans to talk with Ukrainian President Zelensky - Peskov 03/29/2021 14:20:46. Total views 704. Views today — 0.

Russian President Vladimir Putin is not planning a conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. This was stated by Putin's press secretary Dmitry Peskov, - Russian media report.

Answering a question from journalists about the possibility of a conversation between the two presidents, the speaker of the head of the Kremlin replied that "so far, there is no talk between Putin and Zelensky".

As previously reported, after the death of four Ukrainian servicemen near Shumy, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky stated that he intended to discuss the escalation of situation in the Donbas with the leaders of the Normandy Four countries, including Russian President Vladimir Putin. "The representatives of Ukraine in the Trilateral Contact Group have been instructed to initiate an urgent meeting of the security subgroup, as well as to urgently discuss this issue at the level of advisers to the leaders of the Normandy format. I will have a conversation with all the leaders of the Normandy Four in the near future", - Zelensky noted.

Four AFU soldiers were killed and two were wounded in the direction of the settlement of Shumy in the afternoon of March 26 as a result of the enemy shelling of our positions.