Putin and Poroshenko did not discuss a ceasefire in the town during telephone contacts

Dmitry Peskov

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MOSCOW, March 2. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had a phone working contacts, however, the question of ceasefire in Avdiivka was not discussed. The journalists said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

“The fact of the cease-fire in the plant was not discussed. Took place the exchange of opinions and the expression of mutual concerns arising from the escalation of tensions. I can only confirm that indeed, I had the place working telephone contacts between the two presidents,” Peskov said.

A Kremlin spokesman said that telephone conversations were “a few”, but declined from disclosing any details. “More detail I can give,” – said Peskov.