“Ukraine is the unitary state. Federalization is impossible,” the president said.
According to the head of Ukraine, the full ceasefire should be reached in the east of Ukraine until the end of the year.
Besides, the states agreed to promote the mutual exchange of the prisoners ‘all for all’ until December 31.
Moreover, the partakers of the discussions agreed three more points for the disengagement of forces and equipment as Zelensky noted.
As we reported, Putin and Zelensky met in Paris as part of the Normandy Quartet meeting. The peace negotiations, known as the Normandy format, started back in 2014. The last Normandy Four meeting took place in October 2016, the roadmap on establishing peace in Ukraine was elaborated, however, the parties failed to fulfill it.
Later Putin stated he was pleased with bilateral talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
Leaders of Ukraine and the Russian Federation, Volodymyr Zelensky and Vladimir Putin have so far agreed to hold another round of prisoners exchange during the bilateral talk.
As we reported the next Normandy Format Summit will take place in four months.