Poroshenko asks Lukashenka to be intermediary in talks
14:59, — Ukraine
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has addressed the Belarusian dictator with a request to use Belarus as a negotiations venue to find solution to the crisis.
The phone talks between them were held on July 29 at the initiative of the Ukrainian side, BelTA reports.
The counterparts discussed a number of relevant issues of mutual interest.
"The President of Ukraine asked the Belarusian head of state to engage the Republic of Belarus as a site for negotiations involving all the parties concerned to solve the Ukrainian crisis. Alyaksandr Lukashenka agreed with this initiative,” said the press service of the dictator.