German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin, during which questions were raised Ukraine and Syria.
This was announced on Twitter by the representative of the government of Germany Ulrike Demmer.
“Chancellor Merkel once again called for the release of the arrested sailors from Ukraine in a telephone conversation with Russian President Putin”, – said Demmer.
Merkel also welcomed the agreement to establish the “silence regime” in Donbas from December 29.
Demmer, said that during a telephone conversation discussed the situation in Syria.
Recall, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President of France Emmanuel macron demand of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to ensure the smooth passage of all ships through the Kerch Strait and the immediate release of the Ukrainian sailors.