The Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke by phone with Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras, said the press service of the government.
The details of the conversation until not disclosed.
at the same time the Athens news Agency reports that the leaders of several countries discussed bilateral relations, with emphasis on topics of energy in the continuation of Tsipras visit to the capital of Russia, RIA " Novosti ". The improvement of relations between Greece and Russia over the past period of time has attracted keen interest from the EU and the USA. Remember, April 9, in the process of his visit to the capital of Russia, Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras said that relations between Russia and the EU need to restart to prevent international calls for energy cooperation and the displacement of Residents. On 8 April, the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras discussed the Ukraine and the issue of introduction of sanctions against Russia from the EU. For example, Putin reminded that Russia is extremely interested in the full implementation of the Minsk agreement on Eastern Ukraine. But Tsipras said that Greece has repeatedly expressed its disagreement with the logic of imposing sanctions against Russia, such action is in fact an economic war.