Russia is prepared for negotiations with the Ukrainian facet, considering at this time’s actuality.

This was said by the official consultant of the Ministry of Overseas Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova, Interfax experiences.

“We’re nonetheless open to negotiations. We by no means quit on them. We’re prepared to hold it out, after all, considering the evolving actuality in the intervening time,” the diplomat mentioned through the briefing.

Due to this fact, the consultant of the Overseas Ministry commented on Berlin’s assertion “concerning the lack of readiness of the Russian facet for negotiations with Kyiv, which exhibits this readiness.”

Earlier, the press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov said that Russia is open to negotiations with Ukraine, nonetheless, within the present scenario, Moscow doesn’t see a chance for them because of the place of Kyiv, which formally refuses dialogue with the Russian facet. “We’ve repeatedly mentioned that the Russian facet stays open and able to obtain its targets by way of negotiations. However we additionally repeatedly draw everybody’s consideration to the truth that in the intervening time we don’t see such a chance, as a result of Kyiv has codified – that’s, become legislation – to not proceed any negotiations with the Russian facet,” mentioned Peskov.

The day earlier than, on November 8, Russian Deputy Overseas Minister Andrei Rudenko mentioned that Russia has no preconditions for negotiations with Ukraine, “besides the principle situation – that Ukraine exhibits goodwill.” He additionally pointed to a legislation adopted by Kyiv that prohibits peace talks with Moscow. The diplomat famous that this was a acutely aware selection by the neighboring nation’s authorities.