Putin (left) and Zelensky (right) / Photo from UNIAN

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are holding a one-on-one meeting as part of the Normandy summit of the leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany, and France.

The meeting followed the four leaders' summit, the news portal hromadske said.

Their joint press conference is to be held after meeting, it said.

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As UNIAN reported earlier, the summit began at about 18:30 Kyiv time on Monday, December 9. Prior to it, Zelensky had separate bilateral meeting with the leaders of France and Germany.

Further steps and terms of bringing peace back to Donbas are on the agenda, the Office of the President of Ukraine said.

A communique is expected to be prepared after the end of the summit.