MOSCOW, June 21. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin discussed on Thursday with the permanent members of the security Council of the Russian Federation settlement on the South-East of Ukraine, as well as a number of other issues. This was reported by press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov.
“The President of Russia briefed the meeting about the held on Thursday a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko,” – he said. “In this context, the sides exchanged views on the current state of Russian-Ukrainian relations and the settlement process in the South-East of Ukraine”, – said Peskov.
“They also discussed current issues of socio-economic development of Russia”, – said the press Secretary.
The meeting was attended by the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, head of the Kremlin administration Anton Vaino, security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, heads of the FSB and SVR, Alexander Bortnikov, and Sergei Naryshkin, as well as the President’s special representative for environmental issues, ecology and transport Sergei Ivanov.