Putin addresses Russian Foreign Ministry in Moscow
3.55 p.m. – Russian President Vladimir Putin has
delivered a speech to Russian ambassadors, envoys and diplomats at the Foreign
Ministry headquarters in Moscow, discussing the crisis in Ukraine and Russia’s
foreign policy goals.
Poroshenko has taken a decision to resume military activities, and we – by
which I mean neither I nor my European partners – were able to convince him
that the path to lasting peace does not lie through war,” he said.