Ukrainian Politics

 Poroshenko Talked to Putin in Normandy

Russian President Vladimir Putin met with the winner of the presidential elections Petro Poroshenko during the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of anti-Hitler coalition allies in Normandy, AFP reports.

Reuters reports that Poroshenko spoke with Putin in the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

"Putin , Poroshenko and Merkel talked when visitors where coming into the Benouville castle, where Western leaders held lunch with the veterans who participated in the landing in Normandy," AFP notes.

According to Reuters journalist, the leaders of Russia and Ukraine did not shake hands.

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