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RIA Novosti

The date of the new meeting or high level talks in the “Normandy format” yet, said press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

Answering a journalist’s question about whether there are any deadlines meetings in “Norman format” in the new structure, Peskov said: “No, not yet”.

When asked about the date “meetings and negotiations”, press Secretary of the President added: “yet”.

Earlier Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel macron, in a telephone conversation stressed the importance of further cooperation in the framework of the “Norman format” on the basis of the Minsk agreements.

The Ukrainian authorities in April 2014 began a military operation against the breakaway LC and the DNI, which declared independence after a coup in Ukraine in February 2014. According to the latest UN victims of the conflict were about 10 thousand people.

The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, including during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which from September 2014 adopted three documents regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict. However, after the armistice agreements between the parties to the conflict continue shooting.