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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said he had not seen Moscow's desire to change its stance on Ukraine during talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Scholz also noted that the only way to lift sanctions against the Russian Federation would be peace. agreement between Moscow and Kiev.
Earlier, German government spokesman Steffen Hebeshtreit told reporters that during a telephone conversation with Putin Scholz urged his partner to stop firing and find a diplomatic solution to the Ukrainian crisis. . And the German leader also made Russia responsible for the situation in the global food market.
In response, Putin, as stated in the Kremlin, outlined to the German Chancellor “the logic and main tasks of the special operation to protect the Donbas.” The Russian leader also warned Scholz that “Ukrainian militants professing Nazi ideology” were grossly violating international humanitarian law and using terrorist methods.