US, Russian foreign ministers to meet in Paris on Sunday to discuss Ukraine

by Reuters
Saturday, 29 March 2014 16:09 GMT

SHANNON, Ireland, March 29 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Paris on Sunday to discuss ways to resolve the Ukraine crisis, state department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said.

The meeting follows Russian President Vladimir Putin's call to U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday to discuss a U.S. diplomatic proposal for Ukraine.

(Reporting by Lesley Wroughton, Editing by Angus MacSwan)

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