The press service of the Kremlin reported a phone conversation between Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande.
During the talks, noted in the Kremlin, the Russian leader “has attracted the attention of partners to the gross provocations of the Ukrainian side”, which sent to the Crimea a group of saboteurs.
According to Putin, such acts harm not only the Minsk process, but also cooperation in the framework of the “Normandy format”.
Also, the Russian President reminded about the need to respect the Minsk agreements on ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons and de-escalate the situation.
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