Ukraine’s leadership saw a “sharp reaction” of leaders of the countries of Europe and the USA on the statements of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin about the futility of negotiations in “Norman format”. About it on air “gromadske of TV” said the Vice Prime Minister for European integration Affairs Ivanna klympush-Tsintsadze.
According to her, the reaction may be followed after telephone negotiations of the President of Petro Poroshenko with the leaders of Germany and France Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande, which will be held on Monday, August 15.
“We have not yet seen a sharp reaction from leaders in Europe and the United States on Putin’s statement about the uselessness of normalnogo format. Let’s hope that after the negotiations Poroshenko Merkel and Hollande are statements about the inadmissibility of the release of “Norman format. We will wait”, — said Deputy Prime Minister.
Putin made a statement about the meaninglessness of the meeting in “Norman format” in the framework of the G20 summit after reports about the terrorist attacks in the Crimea. He said that the Russian security services have prevented the penetration of sabotage and reconnaissance groups on the Peninsula and the input of the operation people were killed. “In these circumstances, to meet in “Normandy format”, especially in China, is senseless,” Putin said following a press conference with President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan.