Issue of Crimea’s status was not discussed during the phone conversation between Russian and U.S. Presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump in late January, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Feb. 15.
When asked if Trump raised the issue of the Crimean status during this contact, Peskov said: “No, he didn’t.”
Peskov gave no new comments on whether the Russian leader gave explanations on the situation in Ukraine during the conversation with the U.S. president.
“We (earlier in an official statement) said everything what we wanted to say on the outcome of the phone conversation that you mentioned,” Peskov told reporters.
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Source: Russia Beyond The Headlines