The dialogue between the presidents of Ukraine and the Russian Federation must continue for peace in the Donbas. The Chairman of the Political Council of Opposition Platform - For Life Party and MP Viktor Medvedchuk said this on air of The Pulse TV program on 112 Ukraine TV channel.
According to the politician, the exchange of prisoners, which took place on September 7 between Kyiv and Moscow is the result of a direct dialogue and the political will of the two presidents - President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
“This would not have happened without this dialogue, without their agreement. This is an indisputable fact,” he emphasized.
At the same time, Medvedchuk noted that there was every reason to consider this dialogue the first step in a peaceful settlement of the conflict in Donbas.
“Moreover, when it comes to our president, Mr. Zelensky, according to sociological studies, 70-75% believe that President of Ukraine Zelensky should start direct dialogue with Russian President Putin for the sake of peace,” Medvedchuk reminded.
"And now, if this dialogue was so successful in this area, it must continue concerning peace now and a final settlement of the situation in Donbas, which should result in return of Donbas to Ukraine and Ukraine to Donbas,” he concluded.