Oddities, Ukrainian Politics

 Peskov maintains that Putin has not requested meeting with Poroshenko: "We haven’t requested it"

Russian President Vladimir Putin does not currently plan separate meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko on the sidelines of the Normandy Four summit in Paris.

The Kremlin did not contact the Administration of the President of Ukraine with an enquiry to hold the meeting of President Petro Poroshenko and Vladimir Putin. The Russian President's Spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told TASS, commenting on the statement of the Ukrainian President's administration, Censor.NET reports.

"No, we haven't requested (such a meeting)," he said.

Read more: Russia requests meeting of Putin and Poroshenko in Paris, - Presidential Administration

There was no meeting with the Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko in the schedule of the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in Paris, where the summit of the Normandy Four would take place Oct. 2, Peskov told RIA Novosti. "There is no such meeting in the schedule," the agency cited Peskov.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n354386