Volodymyr Zelenskyy wants to discuss the situation in Donbass with Russian President Vladimir Putin and has asked Moscow about negotiations, TASS reports.
The conflict in Donbass is gaining momentum, the situation is escalating – missile strikes, shootings, the death of not only the military, but the civilian population, including children. Yulia Mendel, spokesman for the Ukrainian president, reports Zelenskiy’s desire to discuss escalation with Putin. She notes that Ukraine has not yet received a response to the request sent.
Earlier, Oleksiy Arestovich, speaker of the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group, said that the conflict in Donbass could be resolved exclusively through negotiations.