(PARIS, France.) JUST IN: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky have met on Monday for the first time at a summit to find a way to end the five years of fighting in eastern Ukraine #AceNewsDesk reports

#AceNewsReport – Dec.09: Both of the leaders are sitting down in the French capital on Monday along with the leaders of France and Germany: The talks are focusing on the implementation of the 2015 peace agreement for eastern Ukraine that was brokered by France and Germany but has largely stalled: A major breakthrough at the summit is unlikely, and Ukrainian protesters in Kyiv are heaping pressure on Zelensky not to surrender too much to Putin at their first face-to-face meeting: Putin and Zelensky are facing each other across the table, flanked by French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel…………………….Putin and Zelensky are expected to hold a separate one-on-one meeting later.

Whatever happens, the summit is the biggest test yet for Zelensky, a comic actor and political novice who won the presidency this year in a landslide — partly on promises to end the war: While Zelensky still enjoys broad public support, he has been embarrassed by the scandal around his discussions with U.S. President Donald Trump that have unleashed an impeachment inquiry in Washington: The U.S. is an important military backer for Ukraine, which is hugely out-gunned by Russia:

#AceNewsDesk reports ……Published: IFTTT, [Dec 9, 2019 at 17:46]
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