Putin: “War with Ukraine is an apocalyptic scenario”

During an interview with a Russian TV, Valdimir Putin said that a war with Ukraine represents “apocalyptic scenario” (The Independent). High representative for Foreign Policy Federica Mogherini replied saying that “Putin is wrong when he says that it is unlikely to have a conflict (in Ukraine), the conflict there is already going on” (BBC Radio 4).

Ministers for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will meet in Paris next Tuesday to discuss the progress of the Minsk agreement.