President of France Emmanuel Macron congratulated President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky on newly elected the Cabinet of Ministers. Besides, they also discussed the number of questions by phone as the Elysee Palace reported.
Macron informed Zelensky on the negotiations with Russian President Vladimir Putin. They also discussed the results of G7 summit in Biarritz on August 24-26.
The French leader reminded the upcoming meeting in the Normandy Format: he reminded about the general striving for the quick progress in the security sphere and the necessity of the political measures for the settlement of Donbas Conflict.
The presidents and their teams will communicate closely on this issue during the next weeks.
On August 29, during the first session, the Verkhovna Rada appointed Oleksiy Honcharuk as Prime Minister of Ukraine, Andriy Zahorodnyuk as Defense Minister, Vadym Prystaiko as the Foreign Minister. Besides, the parliament approved the personnel of the new Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
Earlier President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky talked on the phone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The leaders of the states agreed to arrange the Normandy format meeting in the near future. It is also known that on September 2, a preparatory meeting of diplomatic advisers to the heads of state will take place.