The meeting of the state leaders in the Normandy format might take place at the end of September 2019. Ambassador of France in Ukraine Etienne de Poncins reported that after the laying of flowers to the Wall of Remembrance dedicated to the dead for Ukraine in 2014-2017 near St. Michael Golden-Domed Cathedral, as Interfax-Ukraine News Agency informs.
"I can confirm that currently, President Macron is keeping in touch with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, as well as Presidents Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky simultaneously, in the hope of to hold the meeting up by the end of that month," the Ambassador said.
Earlier, Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France Jean-Yves Le Drian stood for the holding of the Normandy format summit in the coming days in Paris.
"We would like the new high-level meeting of the Normandy format was organized in the coming days in Paris," he stated.