Russia, France and Germany back new Ukraine ceasefire
MOSCOWJul 10, 2014 - 12:00 am GMT+3
Jul 10, 2014 12:00 am
The leaders of Russia, Germany and France agreed on the need of a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine during a telephone call on Thursday and called for new talks on resolving the crisis, the Kremlin said.
"The three heads of state supported a swift renewal of the ceasefire and a meeting of the contact group (on resolving the crisis)," the Kremlin press services said after Russian President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande spoke.
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