Macron reminds Zelensky of need to make progress on security, implementation of political steps on Donbas

12:45, 30 August 2019
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That's according to Macron's press service.

The President of France congratulated Zelensky on Parliament's support in the appointment of a new Prime Minister, Oleksiy Honcharuk and the formation of his government.

In addition, during a telephone conversation, the results of negotiations between Macron and President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, as well as the results of the G7 leaders' summit, were discussed.

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"Taking into account the summit of the heads of state and government of the Normandy Four scheduled for September, he recalled the joint desire to achieve rapid progress on security issues and regarding political measures necessary to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine," the statement said.

To this end, in the coming weeks, both presidents and their teams will maintain close contact.

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