German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed the importance of implementing a ceasefire in the East of Ukraine, Reuters reported.
Earlier, the meeting of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron with Russian President Vladimir Putin was held in German city of Hamburg. The situation in the East of Ukraine was discussed during the meeting.
The day before, on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, the first meeting of US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin was held.
After the meeting, Putin said that during the "very long conversation" he had discussed a number of issues with Trump, including Ukraine and Syria.