President Vladimir Putin is open to talks on a attainable settlement in Ukraine however the refusal of america to recognise annexed territories as Russian is hindering a seek for any potential compromise, the Kremlin stated on December 2.
U.S. President Joe Biden stated on Thursday that he was ready to talk to Mr. Putin if the Kremlin chief was searching for a solution to finish the conflict however that Mr. Putin had not but indicated that.
“The president of the Russian Federation has all the time been, is and stays open to negotiations so as to guarantee our pursuits,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov instructed reporters when requested about Mr. Biden’s remarks.
“Essentially the most preferable solution to obtain our pursuits is thru peaceable, diplomatic means,” Mr. Peskov stated. “Putin was, is and stays open to contacts and negotiations.”
Mr. Putin has stated he has no regrets about launching what he calls Russia’s “particular military operation” against Ukraine and casts the conflict as a watershed second when Russia lastly stood as much as an conceited Western hegemony after a long time of humiliation within the years because the 1991 fall of the Soviet Union.
Ukraine and the West say Mr. Putin has no justification for what they solid as an imperial-style conflict of occupation. Ukraine says it can combat till the final Russian soldier is ejected from its territory.