Germany, France say Ukraine rebel death must not undermine four-way talks

A woman places flowers to commemorate the leader of the separatist self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko, who was assassinated in Donetsk, in Simferopol, Crimea September 1, 2018. REUTERS/Pavel Rebrov

BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) – The killing of a pro-Russian separatist leader in eastern Ukraine must not undermine talks to resolve the conflict, said France and Germany, which are joint sponsors of a peace process along with Russia and Ukraine. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday further four-way Ukraine talks, known as the Normandy format, […]

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