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Poroshenko, Merkel united on need to continue active contacts in Normandy format
Poroshenko, Merkel, Normandy,  Format

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a phone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel July 5, the Ukrainian presidential administration’s press service reported.

“Petro Poroshenko and Angela Merkel stressed the need for continuing active contacts in the Normandy format with a view to return Russia to the logic of the Minsk agreements’ implementation,” reads the report

It is reported that the two leaders emphasized the priority of fulfillment of the key security requirements of the Minsk agreements,”.

Angela Merkel also thanked the Ukrainian President for the participation in the European ceremony of farewell to former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl in Strasbourg.

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