In Kiev said about the intention to seek talks with Putin
The team of Vladimir Zelensky want to make negotiations with Russian leader Vladimir Putin. Told about it in interview to the edition LB. Ua 1st assistant to the President of Ukraine Sergey Shafir.
Shafir expressed the view that the Russian Federation is also interested in talks, As its citizens are tired of the confrontation in the Donbass.
Putin and Zelensky, last week held a telephone conversation at the initiative of the Ukrainian side. Discussed settlement in the South-East of Ukraine, the dialogue in the Normandy format, as well as joint work on return of the detained persons.
As said press Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov, Putin's conversation and Zelensky were introductory and were rather pragmatic.
later Zelensky said that in the course of conversation expressed the readiness for the exchange of prisoners between Kiev and the capital of Russia.